Balanitis is a medical condition in which the head of the penis becomes inflamed, red, swells, and has a rash, irritation, or pain. Balanitis symptoms may include an odorous discharge. Learn more about the treatment for balanitis, including creams, as well as the causes of balanitis.
In boys with epispadias, the urethra opens in top of the penis rather than the tip. The space between this opening and tip of the penis appears like an open book (gutter). In girls with epispadias, the urethral opening is towards the clitoris or even belly area. This results in the external genitalia and urethra not forming or functioning well.
Hypospadias is a congenital disorder of the urethra where the urinary opening is not at the usual location on the head of the penis. It is the second-most common birth abnormality of the male reproductive system, affecting about one of every 250 males at birth.
Priapism is a disorder of the penis defined as an unwanted erection of the penis. It is usually painful and not related to sexual stimulation or arousal. Causes include medical conditions, trauma, or medication.ischemic priapisim, types include ischemic priapism and stuttering priapism.