A 18-year-old male asked:
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bumps are appearing on my pubic area, it is not a shaving rash, and i dont think its ingrown hairs. what is it?

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Dr. Daniel Saurborn
22 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Pubic bumps: Pubic 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: Fordyce spots (sebum which can be extricated by M.D. or left alone), Infected hair follicle (plucked and kept clean). Bottom 2 photos are STDs (HPV and Molluscum) to be evaluated by your MD so s/he can rule out other STDs and council you for prevention.
Answered on Oct 25, 2018

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