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A 23-year-old male asked:

I have the same issue. i have a couple of small but noticeable bumps that look like pimples on my penis. would like to know if they are warts, herpes?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Doctor can look: Bumps and rashes are difficult to describe in words. A primary care doctor, a urologist, or a dermatologist can examine penis bumps to see what they might be. Sometimes rashes are normal bumps like "pearly papules" or comedones (plugged skin pore, plugged hair follicle) but other times they may be from viruses like HPV or molluscum. For unusual rashes, a skin biopsy may be done by a dermatologist.

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