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Hi doc! i have this round thing on the head of my penis which does not itch but sheds skin. what is it?

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Dr. Jeffrey Wolk
42 years experience
TOO LITTLE INFO: A doc would need to know your age and whether or not you are circumcised. The possible diagnoses include: psorasis seborrhea keratosis cancer of the penis (only if you are NOT circumcised) any of the common skin conditions like eczema
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Provided original answer
There are other possibilites as well. Any of several kinds of dermatitis can involve the penis. See a doctor.
Oct 18, 2015
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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