Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

getting rid of papules

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Penile papules: Laser treatment is the only effective method of removal for pearly penile papules. Any website that says otherwise is providing false information. It ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Laser: I'm going to assume you are describing pearly penile papules, a row of bumps that one man in 100 has on the back of his glans / head. It's a matter o ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
18 years experience Dermatology
Surgery: Although pearly penile papules (ppp) are a benign variant and do not require any treatment, some men request therapy to have them removed to help alle ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Normal variant: Pearly penile papules are a normal anatomical variant. They have no clinical significance and are found in up to 25% of men. They may actually be bene ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Laser: You may want to see a dermatologist for consultation. They may offer you the option of using a laser to remove the papules.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brandon Nelson
18 years experience Podiatry
Pedal papules: There is not way to get rid of piezogenic papules. The are papules that result from fat herniating through fascia. I often have patients seeking a s ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
For your TEETH: Toothpaste is formulated to be abrasive and manufactured to be used in your mouth, on your teeth. Advice is not not use on any other parts of your bod ... Read More
1
1 comment
A 14-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
May be normal bumps!: Fordyce spots are considered a normal feature for many people. Therefore, one may have to consult with several urologists in order to find one who may ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sejal Shah
15 years experience Dermatology
Ablative treatment: Pearly penile papules usually require an ablative therapy to destroy the lesions. Cryotherapy, electrodessication, surgical excision, and carbon diox ... Read More
4
4 thanks
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Unnecessary but...: If insisting their removal for no practical benefit but mental soothing, go to see urologist for proper counseling of the balance of medical necessity ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month