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I have a bump at the base of penis that looks + feels like a zit. Hurts to masturbate, doesn't hurt to pee. What could this be?

I have a bump at the base of penis that looks + feels like a zit. Hurts to masturbate, doesn't hurt to pee. What could this be?

May be just an acne: It's most likely just an infected hyperactive sebaceous gland like an acne on the face. Its occurrence will not affect how you urinate, but give you some local pain & irritation. It tends to recur once infection once took place; so, it may require surgical ablation or excision. But, without inspection / palpation, it's still hard to give an accurate Dx. So, see Doc for sure detail and care. Best.. ...Read more

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How to get rid of bump at the base of penis that looks + feels like a zit. Hurts to masturbate, doesn't hurt to pee. Advice?

How to get rid of bump at the base of penis that looks + feels like a zit. Hurts to masturbate, doesn't hurt to pee. Advice?

See answer: Most common cause would be an infected hair follicle (aka folliculitis) caused by the bacteria staphylococcus aureus. Self-treatment includes avoiding irritation by clothing or shaving; moist heat compresses; proper hygiene with antiseptic cleanser; and topical antibiotic (mupirocin, neomycin, and bacitracin with polymyxin B). If no better in 2-4 days or worsens, an oral antibiotic may be needed ...Read more

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What are skin bumps at the base of my penis?

What are skin bumps at the base of my penis?

Skin bumps: It is really too difficult to answer this question in this forum. You need to have it evaluated by your family doctor or a urologist. Lesions can range from normal hair follicles to genital warts. www.peedoc.com @drhtay. ...Read more

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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?

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

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I have small bumps at the base of my penis, hair follicles or warts??

I have small bumps at the base of my penis, hair follicles or warts??

Either: You need to see your dermatologist to find out. These could also be oil glands or cysts or molluscum contagiosum or angiomas. You will probably need a biopsy. ...Read more

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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

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Is an occasional bump at the base of your penis normal?

Is an occasional bump at the base of your penis normal?

Depends on cause: Difficult to answer without being able to examine or knowing what the cause of the 'bump' is. That said, a 'bump' in that location that comes and goes would suggest a possible inflammation of the pubic hair follicles. ...Read more

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I had a small clustering of little bumps near the base of my penis. What could this be?

I had a small clustering of little bumps near the base of my penis. What could this be?

There is no: Way to tell over the internet because we can't see the problem. Let your doctor take a look at your next visit. ...Read more