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tiny red bumps on head of penis

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Everett
Specializes in Family Medicine
Ok: there are many little glands in all skin and they will grow red with a bit of irritation. Everything is fine, don't worry
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Tricky: Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health, Dermatologic conditions are hard to evaluate without ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some...: To verify if what you've observed in glans penis is related with tight long foreskin, see urologist timely so to reach right Dx for right care; if not ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Witten
26 years experience Urology
Bumps on penis: It's almost impossible to comment whether the bumps you see on your penis are normal or not by your description. You should see a medical doctor or a ... Read More
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lana Long
Dr. Lana Long answered
32 years experience Dermatology
? folliculitis: It sounds like folliculitis, a bacterial infection of the scalp similar to acne. If you look close you may see a pustule when they first break out. ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mike Siroky
Specializes in Urology
Lesions: Lumps or lesions on the penis or scrotum can be venereal disease, ingrown hair, sebaceous cyst or many other conditions. They can only be properly dia ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
18 years experience Dermatology
Need to be seen!: Best thing to do is to have it checked by a dermatologist. If the small bumps are dome shaped with a central dimple, it could be molluscum contagiosu ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See derm: See dermatologist because this can be several diseases.
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Luntz
28 years experience Urology
Penile lesion: You certainly need to be seen by a physician who is familiar with treating STDs. Evening the lesion resolves ease get evaluated.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Need a direct look: Oftentimes what you saw is long foreskin-related inflammation / infection. But, a direct look at them is essential to derive a diagnosis. So, seek eva ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Probably normal: "pearly penile papules" are are like a "mini string of pearls around head of penis. Normal finding especially in uncircumcised men. Sometimes called " ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. William Kimlinger
36 years experience Family Medicine
Hard to know...: Many things cause rashes, from insect bites to infections, allergies to trauma. I recommend having it looked at by a physician, either in person or th ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
22 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Penis bumps: 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
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: Rashes are hard to describe and hard to visualize in words. Rashes of bumps at the base of the penis may be blackheads (comedones) or be folliculitis, ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Get tested for: Yeast infection, HIV and other std. Best wishes! http://www.Healthline.Com/health-slideshow/std-pictures.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelvin White
32 years experience Family Medicine
Penile lesion: Could be from STD? Could be associated with diabetes? Not normal. See a provider
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Without further specific Hx to detail the quality, quantity, & sequence of events of little bumps over time and a direct look and feel, it's hard ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Nicora
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Sebum? : Probably normal. Possibly oil or sebum.
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A male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
PPP: Likely are pearly penile papules, which are harmless. See: http://pppremoval.Hubpages.Com/hub/pearly-penile-papules-ppp-removal-treatments -- for m ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Ana Duarte
32 years experience Dermatology
Pimples?: You may have folliculitis? A topical antibiotic gel might help resolve the lesions.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Rash: It might be a yeast or candidal infection a urologist should have a look.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Gilchrist
15 years experience Dermatology
Taste buds!: Paul, those are probably your taste buds, known anatomically as your "papillary" taste buds. Sometimes they get inflamed and sore (from spicy/salty fo ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Inflammation : Could be pimples or rash.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Tholen
40 years experience Plastic Surgery
?STD: If you've had unprotected sex, you may have gotten an std from your partner. If you have not had sex (at all), then you would need to see a doctor (f ... Read More

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