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Pearly penile papule

A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Despain
Dermatology 39 years experience
Angiofibromas: Common harmless growths of collagen and tiny blood vessels.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pratip Nag
Pediatrics 20 years experience
Infection is high: On the list of things that cause what you are describing. I would have it examined by a physician soon.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jaspreet Singh
Urology 20 years experience
Treatment: Pearly penile papules are benign. Unfortunately no effective topical cream/ointment treatment. There has been some success with laser treatment but is... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 53 years experience
Yes, ...: The available studies for the incidence of pearly penile papules are only few due to its harmless nature. Largely, these harmless papules of 1-3 mm al... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
A Verified Doctoranswered
22 years experience
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
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 27 years experience
Nope, I won't!: :) This is CLEARLY not something you should attempt one your own at home.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tammi Schlichtemeier
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Pearly penile papule: Children, both male and female can have build up of epithelial cells, oil and debris under the foreskin in male or between labia in females is smegma.... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Not easy or needed.: Doesn't need treatment. It is not a skin disorder- just a normal variation. There is no method of removing these that you won't later regret.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 52 years experience
Nothing : They are a variant of normal in 30% of men. So it's considered normal. Only way to get riid of them is with surgery - laser or conventional.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 34 years experience
Penile Papules: 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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