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- Inability to move the foreskin so that it covers the head of the penis
- Penile tenderness
- Redness of the penis
- Swelling of the head of the penis
Tests are not necessary to make the diagnosis of paraphimosis.
Tests that may be used to evaluate paraphimosis include:
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PubMed Paraphimosis References
- Choe JM. Paraphimosis: current treatment options. Am Fam Physician. 2000 Dec 15;62(12):2623-6, 2628. 
- Mackway-Jones K, Teece S. Best evidence topic reports. Ice, pins, or sugar to reduce paraphimosis. Emerg Med J. 2004 Jan;21(1):77-8. 
- Turner CD, Kim HL, Cromie WJ. Dorsal band traction for reduction of paraphimosis. Urology. 1999 Nov;54(5):917-8.