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Bump On Penis Shaving Area
My crutch area feels hot but it's really not, also my penis is hurting sometimes( minor bump on left). My butt hurts too when exchurting myself. Why?
There is a painful red irrated area with whitish fluid filled bumps on the shaft of my penis? What could this be?
My boyfriend has some bumps in his left and right side near his groin area close to his penis and we were wondering what it could be?
Will need a visual exam to make an accurate DX. ...Read more
I have white little bumps on my penis and pink little bumps on my pubic area. It looks too me that im getting more, slowly. Bad odor as well
Penis and Perineum: You have at the least a rash and need to be seen by a good health care provider. This rash could be either fungal in nature or bacterial and either way very well may need some treatment. ...Read more
About three weeks ago some white areas appeared on the head of my penis. There are abt 4 small bumps. But a larger area abt 10mm x 5 mm. No pain.
Need to be seen: You need to be seen to rule out the potential for stds or other infections. ...Read more
Along the penis near the anus area, i get pain at random times, when rubbed i can feel a bump there, any ideas? Please help!
White bumps on the meatus opening on the penis head. Smaller white bumps on the surrounding area. What could it be?
Am a virgin
Angiofibromas called penile pearly papules, sebaceous cysts, mulloscum contagiosum, Tyson's glands, Fordyce spots, folliculitis, to name a few benign skin lesions.
Please visit your PMD or Dermatologist for confirmation and treatment. ...Read more
Small little bumps on base of penis, can get a little white head out of them, there's not a lot.Avid biker and i used to shave. Stopped shaving.
6 bumps above penis. Taken a year to grow. Some smaller than grain of rice, some a little larger than a pin prick. Believe it's from shaving. Warts?
I have pinkish bumps right on my pubic area and a few ony penis shaft. They are completely painless but i've had them awhile. I do shave. What is this?
Folliculitis : You are describing folliculitis or inflammation of the hair follicles, common with such shaving practices. We are seeing more and more cases of this, some which progress to rather severe infections as people tend to shave pubic areas more often. If this continues to bother you, you might wish to re-examine your practice of shaving and consider am alternative. ...Read more
Bumps above my penis and the whole area is red. I don't think they are razor bumps. What could it be?
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Had white bump on penis shaft for a few days, came a day after shaving, popped and left blood only, is this normal?
No: The sequence of events does not normally occur, but whether this imports serious consequences only time will tell. Sounds benign, but if recurs or if you are at risk of stds, go and get seen and tested. Suspect this will turn out to be nothing to worry about, but never ever hurts to be sure. ...Read more
Hi so I shaved my pubic area a couple weeks ago and just last week I noticed a rash like or some bumps at the base of my penis one day?
Razor Burn: Keep the area as cool and dry as possible (but keep it moisturized with lotion/aftershave as well). In the future, always shave with the direction of the hair or keep it a little longer. This will avoid the situation altogether. Hope this helps. ...Read more
I have two flesh colored bumps near my butt/vulva on the right side and one on the left. The other day my boyfriends penis touched this area. Help!!
I was shaving near my genitals & only shaved the base of my penis. Before I could finish, I am noticing a bump or swelling at the very tip of my penis?
Do they go away?:
If these bumps go away in the next few days, it is likely that they are from the friction of intercourse and are NOT dangerous.
If they are blisters (water-filled), wart-like, bleed, hurt, or persist, please see your doctor as they could be something that requires treatment, such as a sexually transmitted disease, or other illness. Good health! ...Read more
3 days after intercourse i noticed these bumps not on my penis but the pubic area, what could these be?
Impossible to say: "Bumps" is a very nonspecific and generic term. The only way to get an accurate diagnosis is to have a physician actually examine the area to SEE what it is that you are referring to. Make an appointment! ...Read more
Small bump near anal hole...Reddish in colour and itching around penis corner of thighs and anal area...Smells also..Wht is it....?
Infection likely: Boils, anal fistula, ; pilonidal cysts can occur in area between anal opening ; genitalia ; often are painful, red, swollen and drain pus or foul smelling material. Soaking in tub with warm water with or without epsom salt may provide some relief if a boil or pilonidal cyst but both usually require antibiotics. A fistula usually requires surgery ; antibiotics. An exam of area is recommended. ...Read more
I have clusters of bumps on the underside of my penis and sack and pubic area. I don't know if it is herpes or warts. I have pictures as well.
Most common causes of multiple bumps on the genital are include: 1) Fordyce spots which are prominent sebaceous
and consist of small elevated papules or flat spots which are yellow-white in color; 2) molluscum contagiosum which is a viral infection with 1-5mm bumps, flesh-colored, dome-shaped, and pearly in appearance with a dimpled center; and 3) genital warts (hpv). Compare pics of these 3. ...Read more
I have a shiny bump on sde of penis. Thought it was an ingrown hair , as i shave that area, so i popped it. Its been 2 weeks, still hasnt healed.
Penis Lesion: this needs to be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
A guy gets small blister like bumps on shaft of penis once a month in the same area. They pop easily and itch for a week then go away what could it be?
Depends: This could be gentile herpes, though herpes generally shows up as painful ulcers that can come and go. This could also be genital warts, a fungal infection, or something completely benign called pearly penile papules. All the same, you should see your physician during an active outbreak in order to be diagnosed and appropriately treated. ...Read more
I noticed small red rash-like bumps on the shaft of my penis in several areas, and it has been itching. Any idea what it may be?
Need to be seen!: Best thing to do is to have it checked by a dermatologist. If the small bumps are dome shaped with a central dimple, it could be molluscum contagiosum. This is a skin rash caused by a viral infection that can spread by sexual contact. Early lesions on the genitalia may be mistaken for herpes or warts but, unlike herpes, these lesions are painless. Have it checked and diagnosed. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Was going to the bathroom and notice that I have 3 bumps in different areas on my penis. They are raised and are a bit sore. What would it be ?
Several things: Pain that severe needs to be worked up by your doctor in person. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination and possibly order some tests to see what's wrong with you. ...Read more
I'm married, and sometimes when I have sex with my husband I notice a bump on his penis around the head area, it only shows up when he's erect , ?
Have it checked: It's hard to tell what it is w/out seeing it. It could be a wart a skin tag, a cyst, but it really requires a visual examination. You may just simply ask him what it is. If he knows, good. If he doesn't, gently suggest that he see a doc. ...Read more
I have a large bump on my lower pubic area right above where my penis starts. I thought it might be an ingrown hair, but i haven't shaved in months.
Still possible: It is possible that you have a cyst or an abscess from an ingrown hair or a sweat gland. It is possible to develop a clogged skin poor, hair follicle, sweat gland without an infection. It will form a nodule that could possibly become infected later. If it bothers you, see your doctor sooner than later. ...Read more