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Fordyce Spot And Ayurvedic Medicines
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Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
I've had Fordyce spots for about a year now and suddenly today one of my spots grew into a huge red spot that is very painful with a white dot on it?
Staph infection: The spot has become infected, probably with staph bacteria, and you should let your doctor drain it and prescribe an antibiotic. For the record, this probably has little or nothing to do with the Fordyce spots themselves, which are not known to be associated with any disease or illness and are of cosmetic concern only. ...Read more
I have a huge red Fordyce spot on my penis that is 3 times the size of my others and has a white dot on the top of it. Its very painful?
I have Fordyce spot on penis. Their is no pain itching etc. How it remove. Is it normal? Is any problem in married life
What: Not sure what you mean you have a white patch on your penis it's been there all your life or is this something out please clarify ...Read more
I had a small white dot on my penis which looked like a fordyce spot. I popped it and a small amount of white "cheese" came out could it be herpes?
See a doctor:
Fordyce spots, also known as Fordyce's spots, Fordyce granules or Sebaceous Prominence, are small raised, pale red, yellow-white or skin-colored bumps or spots that appear on the shaft of the penis, the labia, scrotum, or the vermilion border of the lips of a person's face. They can also be found on the foreskin of the penis (called Tyson's glands). (courtesy of MNT Knowledge Center)
see a doctor. ...Read more
I have bumps on my penis head, I think Fordyce spot for long time now, when I masturbate or sex, they get red for a whilr is that normal?
Match pictures: These may be sebaceous glands / fordyce's, or if they're in a row around the glans, they may be pearly papules. Neither is anything to worry about. ...Read more
I was picking at a Fordyce spot on my penis shaft and now it looks a lot more swollen. It is not red or hurts and no puss but I am still worried. Help?
Not a good idea: May apply ice and observe if pain increasr or swelling worsens seek help. ...Read more
I noticed bumps like Fordyce spots close to my penis head and urinary spot and I was wondering what it is. No itch. First noticed 3 days after sex.
Need more info...: Fordyce spots are ectopic sebaceous gland; for men, common on glans penis, foreskin, penile shaft skin, scrotum, lips, or oral mucosa; for women, vulva (labia), lips, oral mucosa, etc. To verify these, see the doctors preferably a urologist, dermatologist, gynecologist, etc. There are harmless but mentally annoying for few. Besides, perusing article in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
If I manipulate Fordyce spot, or sebaceos zit on scrotum does they get inritated? And increase a little of size or inflate abit? Please answer thanks
Leave them alone: Fordyce spot is completely harmless ; will remain tiny. Sebaceous cysts tend to enlarge, don't try and "pop" or squeeze it. Sebaceous cyst is best excised by a dr. Who will incise skin under sterile conditions ; enucleate. Don't try ; do it yourself because you likely would infect it. It is not like a zit or ingrown hair, either of which can be popped by you after cleansing area ; washing ur hands. ...Read more
I notice like 4 bumps like Fordyce spot close to mu penis head urinary spot, what can itbe? No itchy, little and raised skin, no color changes
PPP: Pearly penile papules, sometimes called tyson's glands. Can come and go, be more prominent at times than others. They are benign, normal and no need for concern. Most prominent in uncircumcised penises. You can always take and send a picture for our review ; confirmation. It would not be sexting ; would be for medical review and you remain anonymous. ...Read more
I popped a fordyce spot on my lip and it has become infected. What home remedies can help get rid of the infection.
Fordyce spots: If your Fordyce spots become infected, irritated and itchy, consult your dermatologist for further evaluation. ...Read more
Is a red raised red bumps (looks like penile cyst, infected hair follicle or Fordyce spot) relatively common?
Not uncommon: Without knowing exactly what you have it is very difficult to know the actual frequency, but numerous individuals present with rashes of differing nature. ...Read more
Fordyce spots on lips. When become really chapped, I get a whitehead directly on my lip. Inflamed Fordyce spot? When popped, it goes away. Little sore
Oral Fordyce spots: The importance of recognising these papules as Fordyce spots is in the differential diagnosis as some sexually transmitted diseases may start off looking like Fordyce spots. Fordyce spots are generally harmless and do not require any treatment. Avoid picking or squeezing the spots. Electrosurgery and vaporising laser treatment (CO2 laser) have been used along with bichloracetic acid, photodynamic therapy, micro-punch excision surgery ...Read more
Is it possible for fordyce spots on penis to collect sebum and become red after masturbation? The fordyce spot also can be popped And sebum comes out. Does this sound like an std? If not is this natural?
Found out I have Fordyce spot on the side of my lips and eye lids is it the sign of having a std/hiv?
No: These are sebacious cysts and can occur anywhere but especially where the glands are more superficial. ...Read more
Comparison to fordyce spots/warts/herpes: fordyce spots occur in larger numbers (50-100's) whereas herpes/warts are fewer in number? Is this correct?
Partly: It varies. Fordyce spots are visible sebaceous (sweat)glands that are a normal variant. They appear as rice sized tiny papules raised above the surface of the skin. Typically they are very numerous on the scrotum and vulva and less so on the penile shaft. When few in number they can be confused with HPV or warts. You can see pictures of all 3 conditions by going to Google Images. ...Read more
No: Fordyce spots look like tiny, painless spots or bumps that appear on the scrotal skin, the shaft of the penis, the female labia, or the inner surface of the lips of the face. They are not due to any disease or illness, nor are they contagious. ...Read more
Here are some...: Since Fordyce spots are ectopic sebaceous glands which have no connection with outside like those of hair follicles and Epiduo is for mild to moderate acne with mediocre effect. Therefore, topical agent would not rid Fordyce spots as wished; instead, they stay forever and require no Rx if mentally sound with them. More? Ask your doctor timely. ...Read more
Possible, but...: It is possible to appear at pubic area, even other part of body although they commonly occur in oral or vaginal lips. To verify what they may be, see dermatologist or urologist or. .. Best wish to health... If you wish to learn more on life reality, welcome to articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onLifeBasics. Html. ...Read more