What is included in the treatment of candidal balanitis?

Updated: Jan 17, 2020
  • Author: Richard Harold "Hal" Flowers, IV, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Topical therapy is sufficient in most patients. Asymptomatic sexual partners should be evaluated and treated if they are affected. If persistent lesions spread beyond the genitalia, diabetes should be considered.


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