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A 18-year-old male asked:

I have painful urination. sore penis tip. a small red spot on the glans of my penis and sores in my mouth. what could it be?

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Our immune system: Holds viruses that live in the body in check. When immunity is low they show up, sometimes in the forms you mention. Possibility of herpes virus. Please get checked by your doc who can then help you. Don't jump to conclusions. Peace and good health.
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Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
See doctor: There are numerous lesions that affect both oral and genital areas. Both are effected by skin diseases like herpes to autoimmune disorders. Some can be cured , treated and/or make you comfortable. You need to see physician to determine the problem then treat it. You may be contagious. It is better to know what is going on and protect yourself and others.
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Last updated Jan 25, 2021

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