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  • Posted By: D-Mayson221
  • January 12, 2010
  • 08:06 PM

Im 17 and my foreskin can only retract when flaccid, when retracted the penis head is extremely sensitive. when erect the foreskin is very tight and can barely be pulled back. im not sure whether i should get circumsised.
any advice?

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  • Im 17 and my foreskin can only retract when flaccid, when retracted the penis head is extremely sensitive. when erect the foreskin is very tight and can barely be pulled back. im not sure whether i should get circumsised.any advice?My son had exactly the same problem and the doc. said to try and gently stretch the foreskin every day for about 3 weeks and see if the stretching eased the complaint.I had the idea to do it sitting in a warm bath and it must have helped because he is 29 now and had no need for a circumsision.I mean by stretching the foreskin pulling it back over the glans.I hope you get on ok.
    maz666 19 Replies
    • January 13, 2010
    • 02:25 PM
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  • Im 17 and my foreskin can only retract when flaccid, when retracted the penis head is extremely sensitive. when erect the foreskin is very tight and can barely be pulled back. im not sure whether i should get circumsised.any advice?I think the best thing for you would be to go and visit a doctor. He can suggest you the methods to stretch your foreskin. I really think that you do not need circumcision.
    Clear-sky 76 Replies
    • January 13, 2010
    • 02:55 PM
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  • See this link:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PhimosisHelp it helps.
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • January 15, 2010
    • 02:58 AM
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  • It's a bit too late now, but in case anyone else reads this thread, there are alternatives to circumcision here:http://www.norm-uk.org/circumcision_alternative_treatments.html
    ml66uk 4 Replies Flag this Response
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