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Red pimple like acne one penis head?

Red pimple like acne one penis head?

Infected gland: Probably one of the little glands has gotten infected and produced a little abscess. Put some warm compresses on it. If you get a fever, or the pain gets severe, or is starts spreading, a physician office visit is in order. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more


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Small, acne like white dot on the head of the penis next to the frenulum. Seems to be filled with puss but doesn't pop, no pain?

Small, acne like white dot on the head of the penis next to the frenulum. Seems to be filled with puss but doesn't pop, no pain?

Normal! Leave...: They're normal finding in some men and exist with one or tow dots on both sides of frenulum. So, leave them alone and don't squeeze to induce secondary infection and inflammation. Further doubt? See urologist. Best wish ... Always. ...Read more

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Sir! I have some white non-pearly pimples on my penis skin!! Not on the head but on the penis skin... They don't really cause too much pain they are s?

Sir! I have some white non-pearly pimples on my penis skin!! Not on the head but on the penis skin... They don't really cause too much pain they are s?

PPP: These are likely to be benign (innocent) lesions called "pearly penile papules". I would not be concerned about them, though seeing a physician if they become inflamed or continue to spread would be best. ...Read more

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My penis head has a pimples, should I be concerned?

My penis head has a pimples, should I be concerned?

Have it examined.: It is impossible to answer your question without being able to see the area directly. Have it examined. ...Read more

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What are these white head-like pimples on my penis?

What are these white head-like pimples on my penis?

Infected hairs: Especially if you sweat a lot there, you're prone to get little bacterial infections at the roots of your hairs. Usually no treatment is required, or put warm compresses on them. ...Read more

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Hi i'm 23 year old male, there are several white pimples type dots on borders of my penis head?

Hi i'm 23 year old male, there are several white pimples type dots on borders of my penis head?

May be normal: You may have something which is considered normal called pearly penile papules. Your general physician, dermatologist or urologist can confirm this diagnosis. ...Read more

Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

Pimples are a kind of acne, and are a condition where oil gets trapped in a pore of the skin resulting in small area of ...Read more