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Two hard bumps under skin on penis. Tumors?

Two hard bumps under skin on penis. Tumors?

Hard bump: This may be as harmless as a blocked hair follicle, but may be a more serious infection, harmless or harmful tumor. Please get it checked by a healthcare professional. ...Read more

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Bump under skin, above penis where pubic hair grows. Slight redness, hard, and pain when pushed on. Concerns?

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

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Just noticed small BB like bumps under the skin of my penis near the top. Any thoughts?

Just noticed small BB like bumps under the skin of my penis near the top. Any thoughts?

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 more

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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?

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

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Fine bump on the head of my penis?

Fine bump on the head of my penis?

Here are some ...: Without specific characteristics such as size, number, color, texture, distribution, foreskin, symptoms, duration, recurrence, etc. of the bump, an accurate Dx could not be reached. So, collect and bring those to see Doc timely. But, clinically, rashes in glans penis from balanoposthitis in long / tight foreskin are the most common possibility. Rx? Topical hygiene + topical anti-fungal cream... ...Read more

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What does 2 bumps on head of penis mean?

What does 2 bumps on head of penis mean?

Possible irritation: Small bumps on the head of the penis, especially in an uncircumcised male, most often either a normal variation or minor self-limiting irritation that resolves with good mild soap and water hygiene and avoidance of local irritants. Less often due to a bacterial or fungal/yeast infection - most commonly in diabetics and associated with redness, whitish discharge, and discomfort which may require rx. ...Read more

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What causes bumps on the head of the penis?

What causes bumps on the head of the penis?

Benign papules: Pearly penile papules are like a minature "string of pearls" around head of penis. More common or prominent in uncircumcised men. They are perfectly normal. Sometimes called "tyson's" glands, but aren't glands. May contribute to smegma formation. Have it seen by a dr. If not as described above or if there is any concern. ...Read more

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What can cause tiny bumps under head of penis?

What can cause tiny bumps under head of penis?

Normal: Time little white bumps are known as Pearly Penile Papules and are normal and nothing to be concerned about. ...Read more

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Bumps under head of penis in a circular pattern?

Bumps under head of penis in a circular pattern?

Normal: A ring of tiny symetrical bumps around and just under the head of penis are so called "tysons" glands or pearly penile papules can be white, pink or even purple and are perfectly normal and benign. They will be more or less prominent at different times and typically present with an uncircumcised penis. No needto fret. ...Read more

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What does tiny bumps around your penis head mean?

What does tiny bumps around your penis head mean?

Pearly papules: Look on the internet for "pearly penile papules" and see if this is you. They're a normal variant and some men consider them a plus. If they bother you / her, you can have them removed with a laser. ...Read more

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My penis has little bumps on the head, what is this?

My penis has little bumps on the head, what is this?

Possible irritation: Small bumps on the head of the penis, especially in an uncircumcised male, most often either a normal variation or minor self-limiting irritation that resolves with good mild soap and water hygiene and avoidance of local irritants. Less often due to a bacterial or fungal/yeast infection - most commonly in diabetics and associated with redness, whitish discharge, and discomfort which may require rx. ...Read more

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There are bumps under my penis head, should I be concerned?

There are bumps under my penis head, should I be concerned?

Normal variant: A couple of small bumps on the penis (especially on the underside near the head of the penis) are usually just prominent sebaceous glands or hair follicles that sometimes become more prominent with local irritation. The other less likely though not uncommon cause of 'bumps' are genital warts (hpv). If concerned, your medical doctor or a urologist can most lkely provide an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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I found two hard bumps under skin on the base of the penis?

Get checked: Without being formally evaluated hard to know cause so best to get checked by your doctor or a dermatologist. Cysts can form on the genitalia and could present as firm bumps, but again best to be formally checked by a physician. ...Read more

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I have something inside head of my penis tip..I think is a bump..

Penis: Whether its on the glans penis (head) or in the urethra, it should be examined by a urologist. It may be a condyloma. These are viral and contagious and should therefore be diagnosed and treated. ...Read more

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What could tiny bumps below the head of my penis be? No pain or anything

What could tiny bumps below the head of my penis be? No pain or anything

More description: Would be necessary. Color, size etc. It is probably not worrisome but a provider with ability to see it is likely best. ...Read more

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What cause a ring of small bumps under your penis's head. And what is it?

Pearly pink papules: Many men will notice small pink or flesh colored tiny bumps just under the head or glans of the penis. These are normal and are called pearly pink papule. If you ever have bumps that are painful or itchy or blisters or discharge from your penis please see a health care provider ...Read more

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I have small bumps around the head of my penis what could be causing this?

I have small bumps around the head of my penis what could be causing this?

Pearly Penile Papule: Pearly penile papules are tiny bumps that ring the rim of the penis head. They are typically flesh-colored or a little lighter and have a smooth dome shape. Interestingly, they also seem to form in organized rows, like a string of pearls. There are no harmful effects other than some possible sensitivity that may be uncomfortable during sex or other activities. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has two little bumps under the head of penis what could it be?

Normal variant: A couple of small bumps on the penis (especially on the underside near the head of the penis) are usually just prominent sebaceous glands or hair follicles that sometimes become more prominent with local irritation. The other less likely though not uncommon cause of 'bumps' are genital warts (hpv). If concerned, your medical doctor or a urologist can most lkely provide an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more