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Dry Bumps On Penis
Sm painless bumps on penis-started 6 wks ago-one or few together will appear then dry up and sort of peel off then another appears-don't think blister?
Could be std: if sexually active can be herpes or hpv warts , or if not just psoriasis or eczema , dry skin , but have it checked by a dermatologist for tests , if liek little vesicals on red base that tingle and crust up over a week likely herpes , need viral culture of the lesion when flairs up to know for sure . ...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