- Phimosis is the inability to retract the foreskin behind the head (glans) of the penis.
- Symptoms of phimosis may include:
- difficulty or pain during urination,
- painful erection or painful intercourse
How is phimosis diagnosed?
Your doctor can diagnose phimosis based on a thorough history and physical examination. Additional tests are usually not necessary.
How is phimosis treated?
Treatment is surgical.