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Pearly penile papules on head

A 17-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Penile papules : So probably normal but without seeing them it would be hard to help you further.
A member asked:
Dr. Peterson Pierre
Dermatology 25 years experience
Penile pimples: It's possible that you have a yeast infection. Use an otc cream, e.g., clotrimazole, nystatin, Lamisil (terbinafine) twice a day for 1-2 weeks. If i... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 52 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
Dr. Carrie Cannon
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes.: Overall incidence of 30%, higher in uncircumcised males.
Dr. Per Freitag
A US doctor answeredLearn more
8-40 % have them: Pearly penile papules are a common skin variation and are estimated to be present in roughly a quarter of adult males. They are not caused by sexual ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Golden
Urology 22 years experience
Don't treat: Pearly penile papules are normal and do not require treatment. There are several ways to destroy them, but you might like the cosmetic result even le... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Not necessary: Ppp are benign bumps around the periphery of the glans penis. They are more common than you think (just not necessarily talked about at the gym or ov... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
PPP: Pearly penile papules are small dome-shaped to filiform skin-colored papules that are normal variants, and typically are located on the sulcus or coro... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
Not much: The glands are tiny spots with cheezy material which can be extracted. The papules are solid.Both are tiny, benign, & best left alone.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
Diagnostic Radiology 24 years experience
Penis papules: Penis bumps can be many things. Some STDs, some not. Only general advice can be given without a photo or physical exam. Top 2 photos are non-STDs: For... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 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
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Pearly penile papules are normal and never need treatment. There are no creams that would have any effect at all. Don't waste your money. Just live wi... Read More
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