A 17-year-old male asked:
i have a bump on my penis that looks like a pimple. not sure if its an ingrown hair, shaved not too long ago or an std. i picked at it and it hurts.
2 doctor answers
Dr. Scott Rudkin answered
22 years experience Emergency Medicine
Folliculitis: Sounds like an ingrown hair or infected hair follicle. Either way, try a warm compress a few times a day and wash the area daily to see if it resolves.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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