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Bump Shaft Penis
Wart or skin tag: Without seeing that bump, we can only speculate whether it's a benign skin tag or infectious wart or something else. Go see your Family Doc or local health department. Blisters would make me think of herpes while ulcers would make me think of nastier sexually transmitted diseases/infections. If you're engaging in sex, be sure to wrap it up for both your sake each & every time. ...Read more
Two small hard bump on shaft of penis since last week, still there. I had softer bumps at exact same place before but went away in a day. What to do?
More info needed: It's difficult to judge potential causes from this description. If the "bumps" are superficial, genital warts might be the best bet; or just skin tags. If they seem to be coming up from deeper in the skin, maybe just skin cysts or pimples. Only way to know for sure is to see a doctor or clinic. If there is a national health genitourinary medicine clinic near you, that would be a good choice. ...Read more
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
I have a tiny (can't be seen without pulling skin)hard bump on shaft of penis. I obsessively check it although it has no other symptoms. Should I worry?
Probably not...: But if you can't help worrying, go get it checked out. You will feel reassured at least. ...Read more
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
I have 3 or 4 brownish colored bumps on penis shaft. The poped up about 5 months ago. Never seen them before then. I do have pictures.
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
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the best treatment. It may be something that needs to be treated. ...Read more
Small group of tiny bumps on penis shaft that never go away, no pain, itch or blister, notice them 1yr ago it has not spread or gotten bigger,?
Penile bumps: Need picture. I would google penile bumps and view images. See if you can match up any that looks like yours. But best to show to your Dr's. They will know if it looks like something that needs to be treated.! And will know what is going around in your part of Texas, Trust u use condoms? If not start. You are to young to bet your life on getting AIDS. ...Read more
I couple small clearish blister like bumps on shaft of penis once a month. Theypop but don't spread they are always in the same spot. What could it be?
I have tiny red bumps on shaft of penis somewhat scattered everywhere else following with a larger bump. Usually noticeable when under heat conditions?
Molluscum: Get seen by an md for probable molluscum. ...Read more
Small cluster of bumps on shaft of penis, barely off skin color. Smaller when erect. Could these be hpv? Or what?
Bumps on penis shaft in clusters went to the doctor the said it wasn't warts but there still here nd I'm terrified!
Cluster of red bumps on penis shaft popped up this morning got blood tested 2months ago test results came back negative should I get tested again?
See a doctor: You should see a doctor and get retested. ...Read more
Recently noticed small red bump on shaft of penis two weeks ago. It has since spread and now at 15 or so red bumps. Bumps are on shaft, scrotum, and pubic area with most being on shaft. No itch or pain?
Difficult to say: But it could be std, so get it checked out by your doctor. ...Read more
I have swollen lymph node on groin and small bumps on shaft of penis wich has black dot in centre, also had bumps on scrotum that burst and healing?
Here are some...: What you observed and described most likely represent hyperactive sebaceous glands on penile skin like pimples on face or elsewhere and the infected, burst, and healed sebaceous cysts, These bumps usually require no active care unless being mentally &/or physically bothersome. Of course, it is hard to give 100% right diagnosis without a direct look at them. More? Seek evaluation & counseling. ...Read more
Fine itchy bumps on shaft of penis almost looks like goosbumps used cortizone (hydrocortisone) 10 so far
See below: Avoid the steroid. See your doctor for a specific diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
May be...: Are the bumps in skin or deep beneath skin and subcutaneous tissue? And do you have bending penis at erection? If in skin, they may be just small sebaceous cysts like pimples; if deep with penile bending at erection, you may have so-called peyronie's disease. For detailing, go to see urologist after preparing the record of the feature and degree of the symptoms with their sequence of events for... ...Read more
Don't know: Have your doctor take a look at them. ...Read more
Hard to tell: Hard to tell without a picture. Let your doctor take a look at it. ...Read more
Penis lesion: You are already concerned....Get him checked that can never be bad advice. ...Read more
I have these little bumps on my penis shaft and they're growng slowly but surely I don't know what's going on but its freaking me out please help I appreciate it?
I have these bumps under my penis shaft what are they and are they a disease? They are the color of my skin
Your changing body: You're growing up and you're getting groups of sebaceous glands clustered around some of your new hairs. Ask your physician if you have any questions. Dad might also be a good guy to talk with about stuff that happens as you grow up. Again, congratulations as you approach manhood, and its new joys and resposibilities. ...Read more
Hi, I have noticed bumps along my penis shaft and onto my pelvic region and I'm not entirely sure of what it is.
Need exam: There are many things that can cause penis and groin bumps. Please see a doctor for a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
I just discovered this white raised bump on my penis shaft. No pain with it. When picked at it came off. It almost was an inflamed forcyte. Thoughts?
Here are some...: Most likely such bumps are hyperactive sebaceous glands of hair follicles, common, and harmless. ...Read more
2 tiny (less than 1 mm) white bumps on my penis shaft for 3 weeks. Painful and hard when I try to squeeze them. Don't change during 3 weeks. Any idea?
Probably benign: Pearly penile papules? Lichen nitidus is a harmless skin condition that causes small, shiny flesh-colored lumps to appear on your penis. They can also appear on your arms, legs and trunk. The lumps often appear in groups and may look like small warts. Other conditions are possible. See a dermatologist or urologist. ...Read more
See your doctor: You would need to be examined by your doctor in order to diagnose the lumps then the doctor can come up with a treatment plan. ...Read more