Also known as Penis tenderness and Penile Pain
Penis pain is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.
The most common causes of penis pain are balanitis, phimosis, and urethritis. Other possible causes, such as atrophy of the corpus cavernosum, are more rare.
Within all the people who go to their doctor with penis pain, 54% report having painful urination, 47% report having penis redness, and 38% report having penile discharge.
Patients with penis pain often receive urinalysis, complete physical skin exam performed (ml), prostate specific antigen measurement, insertion of catheter into urinary bladder, chlamydia test, nonoperative urinary system measurements, hiv screen and culture wound .
The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with penis pain include pentoxifylline, petrolatum topical, dutasteride (avodart), hydrochlorothiazide / propranolol, clove, quinidine, rofecoxib (vioxx), azelastine ophthalmic, nitrous oxide, amlodipine / olmesartan, famciclovir, lidocaine-prilocaine topical and abacavir / lamivudine .
Groups of people at highest risk for penis pain include sex == male age 1-4 years. On the other hand, sex == female almost never get penis pain.