Top
10
Doctor insights on: Bump On Penis When Erect

Share
1

1
I have noticed at the urethra of my penis a small bump, only visible when my penis is erect, does not hurt, itch, or burn (no discoloring). Concern?

I have noticed at the urethra of my penis a small bump, only visible when my penis is erect, does not hurt, itch, or burn (no discoloring). Concern?

Best to get checked: Might be normal, or could be a wart...Or ? Cannot say for certain over internet. Should get it looked at by your dr / urologist / std clinic dr (one of those), for identification, and treatment as necessary. ...Read more

2

2
Writing pen head sized hard bumps on the penis head...Barely see them, but definitely feel them when erect...Suggestions?

Writing pen head sized hard bumps on the penis head...Barely see them, but definitely feel them when erect...Suggestions?

"Tysons" glands: Or "pearly penile papules" ring of small skin colored bumps around head of penis just beyond the circumferential groove are normal and nothing to be concerned about. ...Read more

4

4
So when my penis is erect under it I notice hair growing and there's a bump following that hair follicle, what is that bump?

So when my penis is erect under it I notice hair growing and there's a bump following that hair follicle, what is that bump?

Here are some...: What you saw and described is common & harmless, most likely representing the hyperactive sebaceous gland of hair follicle, for which do nothing if not mentally and/or physically bothering you such of that from superimposed infection like that in the acne on the face. More? Seek evaluation preferably by urologist if possible. ...Read more

5

5
I have a small Bump on my penis beside a vein it's not an unusual colour (same as my skin ) it is uncomfortable when I'm erect what is this ?

I have a small Bump on my penis beside a vein it's not an unusual colour (same as my skin ) it is uncomfortable when I'm erect what is this ?

? Sebaceous cyst: What you described suggests a sebaceous cyst. There is no urgency but it would be prudent to see a doctor and get it removed. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

6

6
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 , ?

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

7

7
I have a lot of tiny bumps on my penis shaft and its more visible when erect. Is there anything i can do to get rid of it? Also i have 1 painful lump

I have a lot of tiny bumps on my penis shaft and its more visible when erect. Is there anything i can do to get rid of it? Also i have 1 painful lump

See your doctor.: There is no way to diagnose this without a visual exam, or at least a picture. This may be an STD such as herpes or condyloma, so it should be looked at promptly. Do not delay. Good luck. ...Read more

9

9
I have a cluster of yellow little bumps around the head of my penis and some on my shaft it itches at night and skin is scaly and sheds when erect ?

I have a cluster of yellow little bumps around the head of my penis and some on my shaft it itches at night and skin is scaly and sheds when erect ?

Yeast? Herpes??: This sounds like a yeast infection or nonspecific inflammation under the foreskin, especially if uncircumcised and the bumps are not painful. However, genital herpes also is a possibility -- more likely if pain, if the bumps started like clear fluid blisters, or if pain or swelling in the groin. See a doctor to be certain and get appropriate treatment, ASAP (within 1-2 d) for best diagnosis & Rx. ...Read more

10

10
I have small hard bumps at the base of my penis. They look similar to whitehead pimples but are only noticeable when my penis is erect. ?

I have small hard bumps at the base of my penis. They look similar to whitehead pimples but are only noticeable when my penis is erect. ?

Fordyce Spots: are one POSSIBILITY. These are small cysts and are common. There are medical treatments for them and a natural approach is to lower the amount of oil in the diet. Please see you doc. Peace and good health. ...Read more