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Bump Under The Skin Of The Penis
Bump under skin, above penis where pubic hair grows. Slight redness, hard, and pain when pushed on. Concerns?
Doctor can evaluate: Bumps and rashes are difficult to visualize in words. Rashes or bumps may be folliculitis, which is an infection in the little hair follicles in the skin. Rashes that itch a lot may be allergic reactions and/or skin infections. An STD is possible. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can evaluate to decide on a diagnosis and talk about treatment options. ...Read more
I have a small painless hard bump under the skin of my penis, its been their for over a year and i don't know what it is, can u hlep?
Probably a cyst: See a dermatologist, cysts are fairly simple to remove. ...Read more
It may be...: Most likely, they're harmless sebaceous cysts, which may grow over time with a widely variable pace and become infected occasionally. But, being without a direct look at and palpate it may limit my accurate guess; so, see Doc timely. But, for all health-conscious persons, I urge them to practice low-risk healthy lifestyle without overindulgence/obsession as foundation of healthcare.... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have small bb style bumps under the skin of my penis, lower right side of shaft. Not painful, or red, and do not move . Any helpful tboughts?
Could be normal: Could be tiny cysts. Not a common complaint of a sexually transmitted disease. I think a visit with a dermatologist is in order to ease your mind. ...Read more
Slightly raised, dry irregular shaped bump on skin of penis shaft. Not wart or cancer. It is brownish looking and rough to touch. Approx 2mm diameter.
See in real life: Skin bumps can sometimes be diagnosed via video. A patient can try HealthTap PRIME for a virtual consult (there is a fee). Otherwise, one's primary care doctor or a dermatologist can examine the bump. It could still be a wart, even if it doesn't stick out much. It could be an usual mole or a closed comedone. It may be best to get it examined, so that the doctor gets the texture and feel of it. ...Read more
Skin of penis is peeling and making red bumps it is itching very much what is this? You have to treat me well doctor
See below: Your symptoms suggest either an allergic type reaction, contact dermatitis, or infection of some type. Without further history or ability to see and examine, unable to provide any further information. Would recommend you see a health care professional as soon as possible. Keeping area clean and applying topical steroid cream such as 1-2% hydrocortisone twice daily may be helpful in the interim. ...Read more
Tiny hard lump under skin of penis midway up shaft, only noticeable when erect. Appears to be from deep within penis. Been there for years?
Benign: I am certain that this is benign since there has been no change for years. Show it to your doctor for a difinitive evaluation, or mention it the next time a doctor sees you ...Read more