Articles in the December issue discuss various health issues affecting school-aged children, including acne, eczema and growth disorders. Volume 42, No. Even after a thorough examination it can be difficult to distinguish a normal penile anatomical variant from pathology needing treatment. This article aims to assist diagnosis by outlining a series of common penile anatomical variants and comparing them to common pathological conditions.
Acne inversa of the scrotum and penis – aggressive urological treatment
How can you smear on a face mask in the exact right area of your back? Or vacne — acne around your vulva — which always feels especially painful. Scracne can feel pretty scary, because we generally tend to panic and think the worst when we spot anything out of the ordinary on our genital area. An angry red pimple right by your penis will likely prompt worries of STDs or herpes.
Acne inversa is a rare chronic and debilitating inflammatory skin disease. The authors report a case of a year old male who presented with acne inversa in the inguinal, perineal, and scrotal areas. After unsatisfactory pharmacological treatment a wide surgical excision of the affected skin was performed in stages. On follow-up the patient presented with a very good cosmetic and functional result.