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A 18-year-old male asked:

I have multiple small red spot on the head of my penis and the foreskin can be difficult to pull back. its just cosmetic. what sti is this?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
STD ?: This does not sound like a particular STD & may just be irritation. The description is vague & not conclusive. If this interferes with your daily activities or otherwise troubles you have it examined.
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Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 43 years experience
MALE ORGAN: If you are concerned about your male reproductive organs please consult with a Urologist Doctor who can diagnose and provide treatment for you.
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