What was the treatment for the paraphimosis you or your child?
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What is the treatment of paraphimosis?
Manual reduction is usually the first treatment option. To help with the
pain, your doctor might apply a local anesthetic cream, give you pain medication
by mouth, or apply a local anesthetic block to your penis.
Applying ice to the local area can help with the edema during manual
Local injection of hyaluronidase is effective in decreasing the swelling and
If none of the above techniques are successful or if the doctor feels a
faster reduction is necessary, a small surgical slit can be made in the back
side (dorsal region) of the constrictive skin. This should usually be followed
by a circumcision at a later date to avoid a recurrence.