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I am 23 year old male. i have few red bumbs in my pubic area, i saw them after i shaved my pubic hair. is it cause from shaving or any kind of disease?

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Dr. James Berman
Dermatology 41 years experience
Molluscum contagiosa: its impossible to be sure without seeing or biopsing one of them, but this is a strong possibility. Go to a dermatologist who may freeze, acid or freeze them off. There are also several topical products that may be prescribed. These are wart-like growths that are contagious so be careful!

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