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Causes of Balanitis

Causes of Balanitis

Balanitis is caused by infection or irritation to the foreskin and head of the penis.

List of causes of Balanitis

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Balanitis) that could possibly cause Balanitis includes:

Causes of Balanitis (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Balanitis that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Balanitis Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to Balanitis:

Balanitis: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Balanitis, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Balanitis:

Balanitis: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Balanitis: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Balanitis as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Balanitis as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Balanitis. Our database lists the following as having Balanitis as a complication of that condition:

Related information on causes of Balanitis:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Balanitis may be found in:


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