Patient Comments: Balanitis - Cause

What was the cause of your balantis?

Comment from: 75 or over Male (Patient) Published: November 04

I am 83 years old and never have had a problem like this. I now realize that cleanliness of this part is necessary. My foreskin was removed as a baby.

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