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Bumps On Penis Tip
Skene's gland?: If not sexually active within the last few months, and if this is immediately at the urethral opening, especially toward the bottom (near the scrotum when not erect), you may have a minor infection of Skene's gland. Or maybe it's just a pimple. See your primary care doc, or a urologist if not certain about your doctor's expertise in genital medicine. ...Read more
I have 1 mm raised bumps on my penis tip. 1 on the glans, the other near the meatus. My only partner has HPV but cleared otherwise. Is this early hpv?
Could be: Hpv is a bit difficult to source as you may incubate the virus for months to years before they form visible lesions. Your "cleared"partner may have also continued to shed virus without visible lesions. Since male genital lesions tend to cluster on the glans the bumps you see may be early lesions. An exam for confirmation and discussion of your options for care is indicated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sex partner has two clusters of little bumps under tip of penis. They're flat and not red. He said they've always been there. Don't trust him. Herpes?
Not herpes: Your description doesn't sound like herpes or any other STD, and no STD would last so long. Herpes lesions are blisters or open sores that never last more than 1-2 weeks. This is some sort of minor anatomical variant, probably normal periurethral glands, or maybe fordyce spots (prominent sebaceous glands) or pearly penile papules. These are normal in many men. Don't worry about this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
5yr old w red bumps on tip of penis head when touch clear fluid comes out of head. He says it hurts to touch. but he's been swimming everyday.
Check it out : Most likely contact or superficial infection but should see doc to confirm and treat ...Read more
Bumps on tip of penis....Look like red pimples with clear fluid when popped. Bumps shrink in size when acne meds applied..no pain or burning at all?
Penile bumps: Stop picking and popping these bumps and go get a diagnosis from a health care provider please. ...Read more
What are they?: A row of bumps along the corona are usually pearly papules. They're a normal variant and you either like them or you don't -- if the latter, they can be removed by a laser. All men have some big sebaceous glands on themselves and they're normal. If you have genital warts, your personal physician can and should treat them as needed. If it's something else, again get seen. ...Read more
Dr. should have told: Physicians responsibility to explain diagnosis, what is being treated & action of any prescribed medication. Viaderm contains triamcinalone a streoid cream to decrease inflammation, antibiotics to kill bacteria & Nystatin which kills yeast and certain fungi. Sort of a take care of everything ointment! ...Read more
This may: Warrant medical evaluation (since the cause is not known). ...Read more
PPP: Likely are pearly penile papules, which are harmless. See: http://pppremoval.Hubpages.Com/hub/pearly-penile-papules-ppp-removal-treatments -- for more information and options on treatment, if desired. If not similar, should see your dr or a urologist for diagnosis and treatment options. ...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
?Pearly pink papules: A symmetrical ring of of ting bumps around penis just under outer edge of glans penis are perfectly normal. Tend to be more prominent on an uncircumcised penis and can appear to be more or less prominent from time to time. They are normal. Feel free to send a photo for us to review privately and comment confidentially if you think the bumps are something else. ...Read more