THE CASE: The parents of a 3-year-old boy bring him to your office after he
complains of genital pain. The child is otherwise healthy; there is no known
history of trauma or difficult urination. The child has a low-grade fever and is
in mild discomfort.
Which of the following most accurately describes the child's condition?
How would you rule out the other possible diagnoses?
- Allergic reaction.
- Penile cellulitis.