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I have a bump on my penis, I only itch at night when I'm trying to sleep, and on occasion during the day. What is it? Its small and looks like a zit, I pop it and it bleeds but itches less then.

I have a bump on my penis, I only itch at night when I'm trying to sleep, and on occasion during the day. What is it? Its small and looks like a zit, I pop it and it bleeds but itches less then.

If: If you are sexually active then you may be dealing with an std and should see your doctor for testing. If you are not sexually active then you may be dealing with a cyst or pustule. If it has not resolved see your doctor for a diagnosis and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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What can cause a painful bump on my penis?

What can cause a painful bump on my penis?

Penis bumps: Penis bumps can be many things. Some STDs, some not. Only general advice can be given without a photo or physical exam. Top 2 photos are non-STDs: Fordyce spots (sebum which can be extricated by M.D. or left alone), Infected hair follicle (plucked and kept clean). Bottom 2 photos are STDs (HPV and Molluscum) to be evaluated by your MD so s/he can rule out other STDs and council you for prevention. ...Read more

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There is a small bump on my penis I am virgin?

There is a small bump on my penis I am virgin?

Not to worry: You may have a benign pearly penile papules, common bumps in young males, no known causes, not std or warts, but you need to see doctor for proper diagnosis and recommendation. ...Read more

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I found a new bump on my penis that was not there before?

I found a new bump on my penis that was not there before?

HPV, condyloma: Without a picture, I can't say for sure, but a common problem is penile warts caused by the hpv virus. For men, the warts are unsightly, but usually harmless. But, the female can get hpv from a man with penile warts which may lead to cervical cancer. Time for you to call your doctor. ...Read more

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There is a bump on my penis! I'm really scared, what could it be?

There is a bump on my penis! I'm really scared, what could it be?

Many things: Could be a wart, an std or many other things that are benign as well. One needs to see the lump and make a determination. See a urologist or family clinic. ...Read more

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I have a small bump on my penis is it anything. It is a really small bump and I just noticed it.

I have a small bump on my penis is it anything. It is a really small bump and I just noticed it.

Needs to be checked: It needs to be checked for std if you are sexually active. See your doctor asap. ...Read more

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Have a bump on my penis and worried about it, would like it checked out? Anyway I can do that online?

Have a bump on my penis and worried about it, would like it checked out? Anyway I can do that online?

Bump on penis: There MAY be a doc w/a camera somewhere who will do that but please don't do that. You need to be examined more thoroughly than w/a picture. Hopefully it is not serious but if it is and you miss something it could become a bigger issue. Docs see all sorts of things and I know it can be inconvenient but please do go. If you have concerns about getting an erection, they've seen that too. ...Read more

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I had a bump on my penis for about two days and it popped about 30 minutes ago before showering. A white seed thing came out. What could it be?

I had a bump on my penis for about two days and it popped about 30 minutes ago before showering. A white seed thing came out. What could it be?

Oil gland cyst: What you are describing fit oil gland cyst or sebaceous cyst, they are benign they can get infected specially afte people try to squeeze them. Leave it alone, apply topical antibiotics and keep it clean ...Read more

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I have a bump on my penis I did some research and they said it was harmless it's not big it's medium but noticeable I would lke to make sure I'm ok?

I have a bump on my penis I did some research and they said it was harmless it's not big it's medium but noticeable I would lke to make sure I'm ok?

Here is. ..: If the bump right beneath penile skin, it may be a sebaceous cyst, which may grow in size with highly variable pace and occasionally - rarely- get infected. If right on skin, it may be just an inborn mole. Nonetheless, time will tell the story. But, if in doubt, see Doc timely for confirmation. ...Read more

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Red kinda hard bump on my penis?

Red kinda hard bump on my penis?

Need more info...: Please collect the feature, degree, and detailed sequence of event of its color, size, symptoms, etc and bring them to see urologist who can figure out what it's for you. If it's lifelong, discolored, not hurting, it can be a benign mole; if quite a long while, but become red and hurting, it may be an infected sebaceous cyst; or. .. Nonetheless, direct inspection and palpation are needed for dx.. ...Read more

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What should I do about a swollen bump on my penis and im a virgin?

What should I do about a swollen bump on my penis and im a virgin?

Thanks for asking!: If it doesn't go away in few days, have a doctor examine you as it may be an infection or other problem. ...Read more

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I have some kind of little bump on my penis inside of the foreskin. Do you know what could that be?

I have some kind of little bump on my penis inside of the foreskin. Do you know what could that be?

Probably benign: May be an epithelialized inclusion cyst which is benign and contains sebaceous material or smegma. It will be tender if infected. Penile cancer or syphilis can also cause non tender lumps. I suggest you see a urologist. ...Read more

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Hey since I was young I noticed this bump on my penis right below"mushroom" part. It does not hurt+ you can move it. 1cm boht directions. Under skin.

Hey since I was young I noticed this bump on my penis right below"mushroom" part. It does not hurt+ you can move it. 1cm boht directions. Under skin.

See doctor: It is hard to say what this is with out seeing it. More info would help too, like are u circumcised? My wild guess is it is a small smegma ball but you need to show it to your doctor. Good luck. Jp. ...Read more

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I have a red bump on my penis?

I have a red bump on my penis?

Needs an exam: This "red bump" needs to be seen by a qualified physician to make a decision about diagnosis and treatment. Redness suggests an inflammatory type of problem, rather than a sexually transmitted disease. Having said that, I would still suggest refraining from any sexual activity until this problem has been diagnosed and treated by your physician. ...Read more

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I squeeze a bump on my penis and blood and clear pus came out what is it?

I squeeze a bump on my penis and blood and clear pus came out what is it?

Infection: You have an infection and may need to consult your doctor, it needs a culture of the puss and will need antibiotics. ...Read more

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Small volcano like bump on my penis that do not itch or hurt at all and no discharge at all?

Small volcano like bump on my penis that do not itch or hurt at all and no discharge at all?

UNclear: It is unclear as to what this is. You have not mentioned a timeline but if it is short it may be very innocuous. Would consider this might be a vein. See a urologist to verify what the structure and make a wise choice after you find out what it is. ...Read more

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I have found a bump on my penis head and I have no idea what it is. Can someone please help me?

I have found a bump on my penis head and I have no idea what it is. Can someone please help me?

Your doctor: Your doctor can help you. This needs to be examined its probably not dangerous, by call for an appointment for sometime this week or next. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I saw a pimple like bump on my penis I don't feel any discomfort at all but is this something that I should be worry about?

I saw a pimple like bump on my penis I don't feel any discomfort at all but is this something that I should be worry about?

Pimple on Penis: You may be fine. But, the problem is that if you have no pain and a sore this could be the primary stage of a syphilis infection. Someone with some expertise in this should see the sore to make sure you do not need testing and/or treatment for syphilis. ...Read more