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What to do if I have multiple and very small red bumps on the head of my penis, what is this?

What to do if I have multiple and very small red bumps on the head of my penis, what is this?

Pearly penis papules: Ring of small skin colored bumps around head of penis just beyond the circumferential groove are normal and nothing to be concerned about. Sometimes called tyson's glands, but in fact are not glands. Tend to be more promininent in the uncircumcised penis. ...Read more

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I had lil red bumps on the head of my penis for a month or so then they disappeared, what could it hav been?

I had lil red bumps on the head of my penis for a month or so then they disappeared, what could it hav been?

Penile "bumps": Tis could be a std (herpes), folliculitis (hair follicle inflammation), skin abrasion or a manifestation of another problem such as a reaction to detergents or cancer. Correct diagnosis requires examination by your medical doctor, dermatologist, or urologist. You should have this evaluated as you may be at risk for spreading infection, or this issue may signal a more worrisome health problem. ...Read more

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What are these red bumps on the head of my penis and foreskin? I have red bumps on the head of my penis and foreskin and they have been there for about 5 days and seem to be shedding some skin when i check on it.

What are these red bumps on the head of my penis and foreskin? I have red bumps on the head of my penis and foreskin and they have been there for about 5 days and seem to be shedding some skin when i check on it.

An : An important thing to know is if these bumps are itchy. If so you may be dealing with a fungal infection, which in this area is called jock itch aka tinea cruris.There are over the counter treatments (clotrimazole cream) that may help. Also, you could be dealing with an allergic reaction. Have you used any new soaps, lotions, or lubricants on your penis? You can try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and monitor for relief. Lastly, an std check may be neccessary if you are sexually active. If the bumps persist you should be evaluated by a medical professional. Best of luck. ...Read more

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Red bumps on the head of my penis and IV never had sex?

Red bumps on the head of my penis and IV never had sex?

Then maintain: good hygiene wash and clean and dry , will clear may be simple skin glads infection, common if you are not circumcised , speak to your doctor may need Rx antibiotic cream. ...Read more

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I have bumps on the head of my penis. Can my thinking from obessive compulsive disorder cause bumps on the head of my penis?

I have bumps on the head of my penis. Can my thinking from obessive compulsive disorder cause bumps on the head of my penis?

That sounds powerful: A man's thoughts do not have the power to raise bumps on the head of his penis. Some rashes, such as hives from anxiety, may happen in relation to intense thoughts and emotions. A person sometimes may be in a heightened state of awareness, and be better able to see the bumps, but the bumps were probably already there. ...Read more

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What are all of these small red bumps on the head of my penis ? They're also surrounding the urethra. It seems like they're spreading.

What are all of these small red bumps on the head of my penis ? They're also surrounding the urethra. It seems like they're spreading.

Spreading Red Bumps: Anything that is getting worse...Especially when it is on the skin needs to be evaluated in person. This could be herpes. It could be a staph or fungal infection. Please get in to see your family doctor soon. ...Read more

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I have white bumps on the head of my penis, random bumps that grow on my groin and my hands break out. What would these symptoms mean?

I have white bumps  on the head of my penis, random bumps that grow on my groin and my hands break out. What would these symptoms  mean?

See a doctor: Need to see these lesions in order to even have a clue as to what is going on. Have you been exposed to stds? Are you on any medications? Do you have pets? Where have you traveled? Please go and get diagnosed appropriately. ...Read more

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i've had these tiny white(smaller than bumps)but bumps on the head of my penis & also my shaft, i've taken std tests negative, the bumps come & go?

 i've had these tiny white(smaller than bumps)but bumps on the head of my penis & also my shaft, i've taken std tests negative, the bumps come & go?

Not STD. Miliaria?: This doesn't sound like any STD. I would wonder about miliaria crystallina (heat rash w/ temporarily blocked sweat pores) (google it for more info). The large majority of genital skin problems are not STDs. (There is a color atlas of genital dermatology. Of 290 pages, only 15 are about STDs.) If you remain concerned, see a doctor, preferably a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Hello, I just had unprotected sex with someone who's been tested for stds and the next day I saw that I had little red bumps on the head of my penis?

Hello, I just had unprotected sex with someone who's been tested for stds and the next day I saw that I had little red bumps on the head of my penis?

Penile rash: You must go and show this to a doctor to be diagnosed. Off the cuff can think of several possibilities, but purely suppositional. You need to be seen. ...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 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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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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