Top 20 Doctor insights on: Hard lump under skin on penis shaft

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I've had pain when errect for the past 5 months and just noticed a hard painful lump under the skin on the penis shaft. What can this possibly be?

I've had pain when errect for the past 5 months and just noticed a hard painful lump under the skin on the penis shaft. What can this possibly be?

Peyronies: What you describe is comparable with Peyronie's disease a benign condition of the penis caused by fibrosis in the lining of the erectile bodies of the penis. See a urologist for an exam and if that's what it is he can discuss treatment options for it. ...Read more

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Tiny hard lump under skin of penis midway up shaft, only noticeable when erect. Appears to be from deep within penis. Been there for years?

Tiny hard lump under skin of penis midway up shaft, only noticeable when erect. Appears to be from deep within penis. Been there for years?

Benign: I am certain that this is benign since there has been no change for years. Show it to your doctor for a difinitive evaluation, or mention it the next time a doctor sees you ...Read more

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Small reddish lump under left penis shaft, inside it feels hard and my skin around it is shiny. I am scared I am under a lot of stress! Please help?

Small reddish lump under left penis shaft, inside it feels hard and my skin around it is shiny. I am scared I am under a lot of stress! Please help?

Maybe infection: How long have you noticed it? Any truma to the penis or surrounding area? Is it painful or tender? Have you been sexually active in the last couple of weeks or months? You should see your primary care doctor this week. If you have a fever, chills, any discharge from the penis or pain urinating you should definitely be evaluated by a doctor ASAP in urgent care clinic or primary care clinic ...Read more

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I feel a lump under the skin on my penis shaft at the base of glans. It feels like something hard under the skin. What could this be?

I feel a lump under the skin on my penis shaft at the base of glans. It feels like something hard under the skin. What could this be?

Probably not serious: Maybe sclerosing lymphangitis, which sometimes follows vigorous or repeated sexual activity. It's not serious and usually clears up on its own. Search online for more information; here's the Wikipedia article: http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Sclerosing_lymphangitis You can also find photos on line. Best to see a doctor to confirm; other conditions are possible. ...Read more

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I am experiencing genital lump (penis). A single hard lump or ball under skin that is moveable at the base of penis shaft. Painful when squeezed.

I am experiencing genital lump (penis). A single hard lump or ball under skin that is moveable at the base of penis shaft. Painful when squeezed.

See a doctor: Could be a cyst or ingrown hair. You should get it checked out. If you're concerned about penile cancer, it isn't likely that based on what you are describing. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has got a lump around 1cm in size in the middle of his penis shaft. It started to get a head so he squeezed it and some white puss came?

My boyfriend has got a lump around 1cm in size in the middle of his penis shaft. It started to get a head so he squeezed it and some white puss came?

Follicular infection: It sounds like he gets a infected in the hair or glands which have secretions when infected, he may need to have it removed depending on how often it occurs ...Read more

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I have lumps or skin tags (from a bad circumcision) on the underside of my penis shaft that I want removed. How much will this procedure cost?

I have lumps or skin tags (from a bad circumcision) on the underside of my penis shaft that I want removed. How much will this procedure cost?

The "skin tags": Could possibly be hpv infection--genital warts. On men they are frequently flat, slightly raised papules, and can be very different sizes and textures. If you have ever had unprotected sex with anyone, this might be the cause. Might be a good idea to talk to a urologist as they could remove the lesions no matter what the origin. Cost would be up to insurance coverage, or what you could negotiate. ...Read more

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26 years old. For 3+ years had movable painless lump under skin of penis shaft near head of penis. Grown slightly to 1cm in diameter now. Cancer or cyst?

26 years old. For 3+ years had movable painless lump under skin of penis shaft near head of penis. Grown slightly to 1cm in diameter now. Cancer or cyst?

EIC?: Probably an epidermal inclusion cyst. These are benign. If it's bothering you, see a urologist who can safely remove it for you. Best of luck. ...Read more

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25 year old. Have pea sized flat movable lump under skin of penis shaft near head of penis. Been there more than 1 year. Urinating/ejaculation is ok.

Probably benign: If a lesion is under the skin surface, non-tender and movable it is likely benign. It may be a sebaceous cyst or a "pearl" which is a collection of hardened glandular secretions. Always a good idea to get it checked out by your doctor ...Read more

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Near the base of my penis shaft near pubic hair with hair there is a hard bump under 1cm. No pain and it appears to move with the top layer of skin.?

Near the base of my penis shaft near pubic hair with hair there is a hard bump under 1cm. No pain and it appears to move with the top layer of skin.?

Here are some...: What described most likely represents the occurrence of small sebaceous cyst or subcutaneous lipoma, both of which are harmless with no practical need for its removal, if needed for whatever the reason may be, can be done under local aneshesia as ambulatroy procedure. Of course, without a direct look & feel at it, it is still hard to give accurate Dx. So and more? Seek evaluation & counseling. ...Read more

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Painless, hard, 5mm diameter lump on the side of penis shaft foreskin. Been there for2 years, can move it around. When squeezed makes strings of pus?

Painless, hard, 5mm diameter lump on the side of penis shaft foreskin. Been there for2 years, can move it around. When squeezed makes strings of pus?

Pimple?: From its duration and location, it may be an obstructed skin gland (aka: pimple) that drains when you squeeze it. If concerned, consider condoms and asking your dr at next visit. ...Read more

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Painless, semi-hard pea-size lump middle of penis shaft (near urethra) with an indentation on top of penis causing it to bend like it's broken (1 day)?

Painless, semi-hard pea-size lump middle of penis shaft (near urethra) with an indentation on top of penis causing it to bend like it's broken (1 day)?

Peyronies Disease: This may be a sign of trauma. It may also be the sign of peyronie's disease - a condition where the penis scars down and bends during an erection. A urologist could better evaluate this if this persistently remains. ...Read more

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Small bump on top of penis shaft. It's just under the skin with a cluster of tiny white dots. No pain or itch. Just noticed it a week ago. No changes.

Small bump on top of penis shaft. It's just under the skin with a cluster of tiny white dots. No pain or itch. Just noticed it a week ago. No changes.

Here are some. ..: I'm sure what you saw have been there for a long time although you just happened to notice them. Clinically, these tiny white dots are hyperactive sebaceous glands of hair follicles, which are harmless with no need to treat except their rare recurrent infection/abscess. Not taking a direct look may not diagnose correctly; so, see Doc timely for further doubt. ...Read more

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I have an isolated skin colored bump that's on my low/mid penis shaft. Should I be worried?

I have an isolated skin colored bump that's on my low/mid penis shaft. Should I be worried?

Penis bump: 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 counsel you for prevention. ...Read more

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Dark/Soft/unchanged long time size bump on the middle of the bottom side of the penis shaft. Surrounded by a dark skin and looks like a line goes down?

Dark/Soft/unchanged long time size bump on the middle of the bottom side of the penis shaft. Surrounded by a dark skin and looks like a line goes down?

Bumps on penis: The bumps may be ingrown hairs, pimples, or warts, they may also be due to an std. So, it may be minor or a bit more involved. In any case your doc can determine what it is and treat it. Dark damp places can make all of this worse. Plaque is also a possibility, especially if your penis curves. The very best to you. ...Read more

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I have an isolated skin colored bump that's on my low/mid penis shaft, what does this sound like?

I have an isolated skin colored bump that's on my low/mid penis shaft, what does this sound like?

May be...: If its presence is lifelong, painless, and stable, it could be a mole, which requires no active care. If just happening in a not long past, painless, but increase in size, it could be a wart. At times, excision for biopsy is needed for final confirmation to ease the concern. Best wish... ...Read more

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My partner has white bumps scattered on whole underside of penis shaft. Not red or skin colour just white. Filled but not liquid. Hard. Herpes or HPV?

My partner has white bumps scattered on whole underside of penis shaft. Not red or skin colour just white. Filled but not liquid. Hard. Herpes or HPV?

Only the MD knows: "Only the shadow knows" was an old script line from a TV program, and we are "shadow" doctors in this forum. In other words, your partner needs to see a live MD and have the "bumps" assessed as to origin for accuracy in diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have a single clear pinkish bump on my penis shaft. 2 doctors told me not to worry about it. 1 said infection. 1 said skin tag. Any guess?

I have a single clear pinkish bump on my penis shaft. 2 doctors told me not to worry about it. 1 said infection. 1 said skin tag. Any guess?

Could be skin tag: Or a wart. You can try this to see--- soak a piece of gauze or cloth in plain white vinegar. Then lay it on the growth for about 3-5 minutes. If it turns the growth white compared to the surrounding skin, then it's a wart caused by hpv and should be treated, as you can infect other people. Hope that helps. ...Read more