A 16-year-old male asked:
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i have a bump on my penis shaft. it is regular skin color maybe a bit more red. is this herpes or pimples? it is a single lesion. pus seems clear.

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Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Well : On the penis commonly this can be an STD may be herpes or syphilis or chancroid sometimes it just can be a abscess or bacterial infection. For specific diagnosis and treatment see a primary care doctor in person or do A Healthtap visit
Answered on Oct 2, 2016
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