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A 20-year-old male asked:

I think i may have herpes on my genitals i have a smal painless bump on my head of my dick ,no burning when i pee. itching in pubic area. what do you think. i never had sores on my penis or scabs. what do you think??

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. If you have has sex, it could be herpes. It would be prudent to see a doctor. Get HPV and Covid vaccines. Wish you good health!
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