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Do Genital Warts Have Hair
The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more
Appearance: An ingrown hair will typically be a hard, sometimes red bump that seems to be under the skin more than above it, while warts are more likely to be raised up, dry, bumpy and flesh colored. Since genital warts require treatment and are contagious, a gynecologist should make the distinction for you. ...Read more
Has to be examined:
Ingrown hairs are usually sore, nodular and only in hair bearing areas
warts can be anywhere on the genitals or anus and are rough, white and nontender. ...Read more
Genital warts: Often times the diagnosis of genital warts can be made by simple visual inspection. Lesions are usually fleshy colored, flat or more wart like (think of cauliflower). An ingrown hair usually has a fairly obious dark area within a small fleshy skin bump. If the diagnosis is not clear, sometimes a biopsy is needed. ...Read more
Can genital warts grow hair? I have a bump on the bottom of my shaft (tic tac size) with a hair growing from it. Concerned it may be a genital wart.
6-8 of the hair follicles on the base of my penis in the pubic hair region have raised a bit and turned darkish-gray or black? Genital warts?
Possible cysts: Hard to say without more history and seeing photos of these lesions, but they could be due to clogged hair follicles - black color could be due to oxidation or old blood. I cannot rule out possibility that these are genital warts or something else. Go see your clinician asap for an exam, tests if needed, and appropriate management. Take Care. ...Read more
1 wart on labia majora formed years ago (when I was a virgin). Looks like ingrown hair I had a few years back. It doesn't hurt. Is it genital warts?
I am not sure whether or not to think that I have the genital warts strain of hpv. I shave my pubic hair and get ingrown hairs. Should I be concerned?
How to treat small genital warts next to opening of urethra and head of penis. They are very very small. Any home remidies?
See your physician.: There are many ways to deal with the bother caused by genital warts. However, if the warts are close to the opening of the urethra (or urethral meatus) I would be very careful to seek remedies only under the direct supervision of a doctor. Any damage or scarring of the meatus could lead to permanent narrowing of the opening and urinary difficulty. ...Read more
I am not sure if I have Fordyce spots around the rim of my penis head or if they are genital warts?
Need inspection: No way to talk you through this. Need to have a doctor inspect. Best to see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Noticed small purple black lumps under foreskin on penis and one on penis head - (this one was already present before sex). Could it be genital warts?
I have genital warts like small bubbles on the head of the penis since I remember. It's not painful or itchy. Is there a way to get rid of this please?
Yes see a dermatoloi: Yes you can. See a dermatologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
Red odorous bumps looks like pimples under penis head partner had cancer causing HPV but treated could she give me genital warts? Or is it yeast inf?
Need to be seen: This is probably an infection -- several come to mind, including chancroid -- and your physician needs to see it. ...Read more