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bumps around the head of a penis

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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Pearly Penile Papule: Pearly penile papules are tiny bumps that ring the rim of the penis head. They are typically flesh-colored or a little lighter and have a smooth dome ... Read More
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Dr. John Nesbitt
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Could be normal: Pearly penile papules are common and require no treatment. Seen more commonly in circumcised males. Red or purple spots are probably angiokeratomas. ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
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See your doc again: What to do depends on their cause. There's a range of conditions this could be, including normal skin changes, and its hard to advise on the most like ... Read More
Dr. Mark Barraza
40 years experience Pediatric Urology
Pearly pappules: Assuming tests for STDs were negative, small bumps around the head of the penis are most likely pearly papules and are benign
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Most likely, he is right about what he described as long as there being no change in size and number and being comfortable. Some men have many pearly ... Read More
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Check: any rash or spots on the penis it's best to get checked by physician to see if it's an STD or not
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Fordyce spots: Otherwise know as Pearly Penile Papules, perfectly normal. Check pictures on Google
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Pearly papules?: Several percent of men have a row of bumps on the corona around the glans; they are picturesquely named "pearly penile papules". They're quite normal ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Bumps on the penis: Consult your doctor to make sure you don't have genital warts.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelvin White
32 years experience Family Medicine
Warts: venernal warts possible from HPV. Need culture or biopsy of these lesion. Your sexual partner needs to be tested for HPV. Especially if a woman on her ... Read More
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Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not: getting the picture clearly. Could you rephrase that so it is a specific question? Include what you think or fear it may be if possible. Thanks
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can examine: Lumps and bumps are hard to describe in words. If one has little bumps on the head of his penis, and STD's have been ruled out, they could be "pearly ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Yeast? Herpes??: This sounds like a yeast infection or nonspecific inflammation under the foreskin, especially if uncircumcised and the bumps are not painful. However, ... Read More
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