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Doctor insights on: Impetigo Around Penis And Pubic Area

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Tue diagnosis impetigo, prescription bactrimds, fri. Diangosis yeast infec. On penis. Rxdiflucan, now pressure behind eyes and headache. Pain whn rubbing eyes. Swollen painful lymph nodes back of neck. Ideas? Concerned?

Tue diagnosis impetigo, prescription bactrimds, fri. Diangosis yeast infec. On penis. Rxdiflucan, now pressure behind eyes and headache. Pain whn rubbing eyes. Swollen painful lymph nodes back of neck. Ideas? Concerned?

See answer: Only concerned in that your newest symptoms may represent a third type of infection in a relatively short time. Immune system suppressed? Number of potential causes of current symptoms with perhaps viral infection being most likely in which case should be self-limiting. If symptoms persist or worsen, need md evaluation again. ...Read more

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Impetigo (Definition)

A bacterial skin infection ...Read more


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Told I had MRSA or impetigo on my buttocks. Is it normal to feeling a lump in behind not at site and feel swollen in gland in pubic bone?

Told I had MRSA or impetigo on my buttocks. Is it normal to feeling a lump in behind not at site and feel swollen in gland in pubic bone?

Fighting Infections: Yes. This is exactly what happens when you have a significant infection. The glands of your lymph system swell to eat up the toxins and bacteria in the infection. This all sounds very normal. ...Read more

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I have these dots on my penis and pubic area they don't hurt or itch and when I pop them they just bleed no puss or clear stuff comes out just blood?

I have these dots on my penis and pubic area they don't hurt or itch and when I pop them they just bleed no puss or clear stuff comes out just blood?

Need eval: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on Healthtap. Thanks. ...Read more

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I have white dots on my scrotum, penis and pubic area. They are itchy and spreading rapidly. What to do?

I have white dots on my scrotum, penis and pubic area. They are itchy and spreading rapidly. What to do?

Get eval: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more

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I'm 16, I have a fat pad around my penis, that hides 1 1/2, im 5'5 139.5 pounds, how, do I tone and lose fat in the pubic area?

I'm 16, I have a fat pad around my penis, that hides 1 1/2, im 5'5 139.5 pounds, how, do I tone and lose fat in the pubic area?

Here are some ...: There is no known way to selectively rid the fat around the penis. Besides the distribution of fat deposition in obesity widely varies among all humans. So, seek pro-evaluation & counseling. To lose weight could not be done by pills but your lifestyle; remember: No other better way than lifestyle; no one can do for you, but yourselves; nothing is free but always comes with a price. ...Read more

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I have white little bumps on my penis and pink little bumps on my pubic area. It looks too me that im getting more, slowly. Bad odor as well

I have white little bumps on my penis and pink little bumps on my pubic area. It looks too me that im getting more, slowly. Bad odor as well

Penis and Perineum: You have at the least a rash and need to be seen by a good health care provider. This rash could be either fungal in nature or bacterial and either way very well may need some treatment. ...Read more

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I have had 2 dark growths appear, close by each other just above my penis shaft in my pubic area, quite painful and wondering what they may be.

I have had 2 dark growths appear, close by each other just above my penis shaft in my pubic area, quite painful and wondering what they may be.

Growths: Lesions, skin eruptions, rashes, etc., are all very difficult to determine over the computer. You really need an exam to properly diagnose your dark growths and assure you get the proper treatment as/if need be. Good luck. ...Read more

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Good day! I am curious about the small white patches around my pubic area and around my penis and sometimes its itchy and sometimes not. What is it?

Good day! I am curious about the small white patches around my pubic area and around my penis and sometimes its itchy and sometimes not. What is it?

See answer: Many possibilities including atopic dermatitis (eczema), vitiligo, fungal infection which often require prescription treatments. Best to have evaluated by md or dermatologist for accurate diagnosis and treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a small indentation on the pubic area just where the penis meets touches the pubic area?

Is it normal to have a small indentation on the pubic area just where the penis meets touches the pubic area?

Yes: Dorsal aspect of phallus is proximally attached to pubic arch by suspensory ligament. ...Read more

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I have a very little lump in my pubic area. Is located aprox 1cm above my penis. Should i be worried?

I have a very little lump in my pubic area. Is located aprox 1cm above my penis. Should i be worried?

No: One lump in that area is usually a benign wart or inflamed hair follicle. Multiple blisters may suggest genital herpes
go see your dr to be sure.
Take care! ...Read more

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How do I naturally reduce dat in the Pubic area which hides the penis through exercises, diet or supplements?

Spot fat loss is: Not possible by natural means. But — trimming pubic hair at the base of the penis can give the look of having more penis length. ...Read more

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I was doing push-ups and I got a pain in my pubic area right above my penis it doesn't hurt its just a little uncomfortable can you help me?

Rectus muscle strain: This most likely represents an abdominal strain. The rectus muscle as it attaches to the pubic bone.rest and ice should relieve this. If it doesn't get better within 1-2 weeks, then make an appointment with a sports med doc. ...Read more

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The very tip of my penis hurts when touched, my foreskin feels as if there's a cut, and there is slight pressure around my pubic area. What's wrong?

The very tip of my penis hurts when touched, my foreskin feels as if there's a cut, and there is slight pressure around my pubic area. What's wrong?

Could be: Local irritation, but herpes is a possibility. Also, your doctor will need to exclude other infections, including std. Get to a doctor so that you will receive proper treatment. ...Read more

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I have pinkish bumps right on my pubic area and a few ony penis shaft. They are completely painless but I've had them awhile. I do shave. What is this?

I have pinkish bumps right on my pubic area and a few ony penis shaft. They are completely painless but I've had them awhile. I do shave. What is this?

Folliculitis : You are describing folliculitis or inflammation of the hair follicles, common with such shaving practices. We are seeing more and more cases of this, some which progress to rather severe infections as people tend to shave pubic areas more often. If this continues to bother you, you might wish to re-examine your practice of shaving and consider am alternative. ...Read more

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Hi so I shaved my pubic area a couple weeks ago and just last week I noticed a rash like or some bumps at the base of my penis one day?

Hi so I shaved my pubic area a couple weeks ago and just last week I noticed a rash like or some bumps at the base of my penis one day?

Razor Burn: Keep the area as cool and dry as possible (but keep it moisturized with lotion/aftershave as well). In the future, always shave with the direction of the hair or keep it a little longer. This will avoid the situation altogether. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Odds of getting HIV from protected sex with an Asian masseuse? 3 min. I did not release. Any fluids only touched my pubic area not penis.

Odds of getting HIV from protected sex with an Asian masseuse? 3 min. I did not release. Any fluids only touched my pubic area not penis.

No risk: Assuming "protected sex" means wearing a condom, and fluid contact was in the pubic area where there are no open cuts or sores, you have no tisk of getting HIV. ...Read more

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Found a small dot on my penis. Waited a few days and it has shrunk significantly but is still present. Located in pubic hair area, also painless

Found a small dot on my penis.  Waited a few days and it has shrunk significantly but is still present. Located in pubic hair area, also painless

More info: Is the lesion on the penis or in the hairline on your pelvis. It could be a folliculitis or other type of infection including and STD (depending on risk factors). Woth having your doctor take a look at it. ...Read more

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I have these redish purplish bumbs on my pubic area above shaft of penis do not hurt if squeezed white puss followed by blowed ejects what is it?

I have these redish purplish bumbs on my pubic area above shaft of penis do not hurt if squeezed white puss followed by blowed ejects what is it?

Here are some...: Your described pictures suggest you may have hyperplastic sebaceous glands with or without superimposed like the acnes on face with comedones and pimples. How to have these handled rightly, follow instructions in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Best wishes to your health & happiness. ...Read more

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I have brown patches above penis in pubic area, STD or something else?

I have brown patches above penis in pubic area, STD or something else?

Flat warts?: Sounds like the patches are recent additions, in which case you should be seen by your dr / urgent care / std clinic to be certain is not warts and that no other std(s) present. ...Read more

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Burning sensation on skin pubic area and at the base of my penis?

Burning sensation on skin pubic area and at the base of my penis?

Burning sensation: Burning sensation often means raw or dry skin. Try heavy emollients to area to help heal--a&d, vaseline, aquaphor, etc. It should improve in a few days. If not, go see your doctor. ...Read more

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Can folliculitis on the pubic area cause a burning sensation in the penis' head?

Can folliculitis on the pubic area cause a burning sensation in the penis' head?

Not likely: A folliculitis is an inflammation of the follicles usually associated with superficial bacterial infection. Burning of the glans is likely due to another cause — maybe medicine you have been applying to your groin? Burning with urination is a different story and could be related to urinary tract infection or a std. ...Read more