South Africa
A 26-year-old male asked:

I have a single red pimple like bump on head of the penis that looks like its turned into a painless blister/ulcer? i also have a rash all over body for 3 months.only sexual contact was handjob 6 weeks ago.was told its no risk for syphilis/any std?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Neil McLeod
Prosthodontics 51 years experience
Your sumptoms show that somethng is wrong. Go and get checked out by your doctor or at a health clcinic and put your mind at rest.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 26-year-old male asked:
3 itchy skin bumps have appeared on the shaft of my penis. 2 on one side and 1 on the other They dont look like pimples almost like a bug bite. Could it be herpes or HPV?. my only sexual encounter was in the past 2 months. was a handjob from escort?
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Your description doesn't sound like either herpes or warts, and you've already been told that hand-genital contact carries no STD risk. That includes ... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Provided original answer
Thanks for the thanks -- but you had nothing to apologize for!
Apr 4, 2023
A 24-year-old male asked:
I had a massage (no sexual activities). As I checked her hand and seemed like she had 1 mole-like thingy on her right palm. Should I be worried about any STDs(herpes, syphilis, etc)? Masseuse seemed to give handjob to some customers?
Dr. Robert Trager
Dentistry 56 years experience
If her hand had no open cuts or wounds and you had none on your penis, than no transmission of diseases. A blood to blood contact is needed for transm... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 23-year-old male asked:
I have been getting bumps on my testicles, below them, and around them. Never on my penis. Some of the bumps look like pimples some like red bumps some blisters. the blisters leave purple marks on my body. Bumps last more than a month. I have no stds?
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. What you described suggest ... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Pimple like bumps on pubic hair sore to touch and itchy after using condoms and penis red itchy also. My partner is STD free.?
Dr. Leon Baginski
A Verified Doctoranswered
39 years experience
Could be STD: If the bumps only last for a few minutes or less than a day then they are nothing to worry about. If they are persistent and last for weeks than it ma... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A male asked:
Hi, I have this large red bump on the skin of my penis shaft that appeared two days ago. It's about the size of a large pea and doesn't hurt except when I squeeze it. I have no sexual history, so I've ruled out an std. Please help, I'm very nervous Matt?
Dr. Tony Willson
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Possibly folliculit: Likely a blocked sweat gland causing a mild folliculitis also known as an inflammation of the base of a hair follicle. If if persists or doesn't impr... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Apr 10, 2023

People also asked

Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
$44 video appointments with $19/month membership*
*Billed $57 every 3 months. Cancel anytime.

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.