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I have a raised red streak on the base of my penis. there are small, blister like spots, one which broke open, and it itches. is this jock itch?

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Dr. Robert Bennett
32 years experience
Bump: Could be but could also be molluscum or herpes. Have it checked by your doctor, urologist or dermatologist.
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