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Hard Red Bump On Penis
Need more info...: Please collect the feature, degree, and detailed sequence of event of its color, size, symptoms, etc and bring them to see urologist who can figure out what it's for you. If it's lifelong, discolored, not hurting, it can be a benign mole; if quite a long while, but become red and hurting, it may be an infected sebaceous cyst; or. .. Nonetheless, direct inspection and palpation are needed for dx.. ...Read more
Penis bumps: 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 council you for prevention. ...Read more
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 council you for prevention. ...Read more
I have a red bump on my penis and when I squeeze it I can feel a hard ball inside. It also grows then shrinks and then the layer of skin peals of.?
Here are some...: Despite your good description, without a direct look at and feel on it, it is still hard to deduce right diagnosis although clinically it may represent the occurrence of hyperactive sebaceous gland. To get the related things done correctly has not to be that difficult by following instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
I have a red bump on the shaft of my penis and its hard, not painful unless pinched and I managed to remove some puss. Is this genital herpes?
Maybe: See your doctor and get a correct diagnosis. You may need treatment and if it is an std you will need to alert your partner. ...Read more
I have a red bump/lump hard and hurting when touched on my lower abdomen below belly buttom above penis by 3 inches, could this be genital herpes?
Lump in groin: Not likely to be herpes. Based on location it's more likely to be an infected hair follicle or an infected sebaceous cyst. If it doesn't drain with warm compress you should see a physician to lance it and treat you with antibiotics. Herpes usually appears as a cluster of small painful lesions on the genitalia. These vesicles usually drain and form a consolidated lesion with crust on top. ...Read more
Are there common stds from oral sex that show no physical symptoms? Only possible symptom is a pimple like red bump on penis
I'm nervous I have herpes, or multiple STDs. Symptoms: pain in head of penis, leg tingling, small red bump on penis.
See your doctor: The only way to know for sure is to be examined and tested for STDs. You should do this as soon as possible and refrain from intercourse until you know for sure and any infections have been treated. Good luck. ...Read more
Needs an exam: This "red bump" needs to be seen by a qualified physician to make a decision about diagnosis and treatment. Redness suggests an inflammatory type of problem, rather than a sexually transmitted disease. Having said that, I would still suggest refraining from any sexual activity until this problem has been diagnosed and treated by your physician. ...Read more
The best way: To find out is to have a doctor look at it. There are a number of things it could be but instead of just alarming you why not just have your doctor look at it. ...Read more
I'm wondering if its normal to have a duscomfort on the tip of my penis and I also have a red bump?
No, it's not: Normal. However, I can't tell you what's wrong over the internet. Have you doctor look at it at your next visit. ...Read more
I had a small red bump on the tip of my penis but now it looks like if it popped has not spread. What can it be...?
There's a small, almost painless red bump on the tip of my penis. It's been there for a week and a half, but hasn't opened or crusted over. Herpes?
I have a small red bump on the head of my penis, closer to the tip. It is slightly sensitive but I wouldn't describe it as pain. What could this be?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. What you described is consistent with herpes. If you are sexually active you may wish to see a doctor for an evaluation and tests for sexually transmitted diseases.
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Practice safe sex. ...Read more
I have one single large red bump on the head of my penis. It's been here since about April and since April has grown out from my skin meaning that it used to just be a red don't u couldn't feel. Now you can feel it and see it very easily.?
A red bump...!: Sometimes a small collection of blood vessels form a lesion that appears like a 'red bump' on the skin. It's harmless- called a 'hemangioma'. One way to test this is to press on it and remove your finger quickly to see if it blanched white, then refilled back to red. Consult a dermatologist if it's got you worried or it's causing pain and doesn't go away on it's own. ...Read more
Yesterday I seen 3-4 slightly red bump on my penis. Its tingling and itching. Please suggest me something?
I've recently discovered a small red bump on the bottom base of my penis. I have a slight pain when I touch it. I haven't had sex in months though.?
I'm a 15 year old male. I have a red bump on the side of my penis, I've never done any sexual acts. What could this be?
I have a small red bump under the base of the tip of the penis. Noticed this after sex when pain insued. Painful like a pimple.
Small red bump around the tip of my penis no pain and it's not growing I've looked online and it looks nothing like herpes or hpv?
Syphilis?: Schedule a visit for evaluation. Bumps on the genitals need to be evaluated. ...Read more
I have a red bump at the base of my penis. It does not hurt. I have only had one sexual partner and we are both clean. Should I be concerned?
Need for examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the lesion. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more
About two months ago I pulled a hair from penis shaft and now a red bump has formed, it doesn't hurt but is very visible. How can I treat it?
May just wait...: The red bump may be still the healing scarring effect after pulling that hair out, which could be related with its corresponding sebaceous gland. If not hurting and not changing in its size, may just watch and see. Of course, it is hard to give right diagnosis for right care without a direct look at & feel on it. If still in doubt, seek evaluation and counseling timely as needed. ...Read more