A 45-year-old member asked:
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what is the difference between pearly penile papules and tyson's glands?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
Not much: The glands are tiny spots with cheezy material which can be extracted. The papules are solid.Both are tiny, benign, & best left alone.
Answered on Sep 30, 2016

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Dr. Jerome Litt
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PAINLESS IN REMOVING: No painless way in removing sebaceous glands or pearly penile papules. However, the pain (of the anesthetic) is minimal. Go for it!
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Dr. Tanya Russo
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Nope, I won't!: :) This is CLEARLY not something you should attempt one your own at home.
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Reassurance.: I think you can reassure your partner that the condition is completely common and benign. If, however, you have lesions of the penis they appear to ... Read More
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Dr. Moez Khorsandi
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Yes: Penile pearly papules are anatomic variations that can occur before the age of 18. It can occur earlier or even later depending on your body.
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