The exact cause can be determined only after a complete medical history and clinical examination. In Balanoposthitis there is inflammation of the glans penis.There is pain swelling and inability to retract the foreskin. A complication of balanitis in recurrent cases is constricting phimosis, or inability to retract the foreskin from the glans penis .This can occur due to collection of smegma and lack of hygiene. Since you are in severe pain you need immediate medical care. Consult an urologist and get the diagnosis confirmed. Topical antibiotics, mild steroids and circumcision may be needed depending on the severity of infection. This is only a possibility. An examination shall confirm the exact cause.
Best of luck and regards!
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. MedHelp is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.