How do you fix paraphimosis in dogs?

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How do you fix paraphimosis in dogs?

If recognized early, before severe edema and pain develop, paraphimosis is easily treated. Treatment begins with gentle cleansing and liberal lubrication of the exposed penis. The penis is then replaced inside the prepuce by first sliding the prepuce in a posterior direction, extruding the penis further.

How do you fix paraphimosis in dogs at home?

Mix up a “sugar paste” using ordinary white sugar and enough water to make it into a thick slurry. Apply this mixture liberally to the erect dog penis. The sugar works as a hyperosmotic agent, “pulling out” fluid from the tissues to help reduce the swelling and shrink the penis.

Can paraphimosis cause death in dogs?

Paraphimosis is quite painful and thus medically urgent. It can also lead to death of penile tissues; an affected dog should be seen as soon as possible by a veterinarian.

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