A 18-year-old male asked:
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i got 1 molluscum contagiosum bump on the right side of my penis head... its been there for 4 years and hasnt left.. what treatment is available?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Cryotherapy: It can be frozen off with liquid nitrogen.
Answered on Feb 2, 2013

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