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Small lump on penis shaft under foreskin, not painful?

Small lump on penis shaft under foreskin, not painful?

Possible std: And nontender lump on penis can be several things. Commonly this can be an STD, venereal wart, herpes. Seek a physician to evaluate this online or in person would be necessary to diagnose and treat this ...Read more

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Underside of penis gets red and irritated after masterbation? Std?

Underside of penis gets red and irritated after masterbation? Std?

Not unless hand: Is infected. Force of stimulation, lack of lubrication, 'friction-burn' all more likely. If you were to repeat the action you use on your penis to your arm, you would likely see a less severe, but similar result--simple friction. The tissues of the penis are very sensitive (but you already know that!) and loaded with small blood vessels that can be injured when abused. ...Read more

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Below penis shaft shiny,red, hair follicles inflamed can't see blisters? Protected Sex, shaved around area. Fish smell or myb sweat?No pain, but itch.

Below penis shaft shiny,red, hair follicles inflamed can't see blisters? Protected Sex, shaved around area. Fish smell or myb sweat?No pain, but itch.

Good idea to see: dermatologist or urologist for correct diagnosis. Fishy smell can be caused by STD, or fungal infection, or may be due to inflammation at follicles. Correct diagnosis and treatment will resolve your problem. hope that helps ...Read more

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Itchy sensation and puffy foreskin around penis?

Itchy sensation and puffy foreskin around penis?

Trauma: Sounds as though you have had some friction to the penis. This is common with both masturbation and with vaginal intercourse. Try an ice pack or cold pack for a few minutes and observe. If this is persistent, get seen and find out if there is an allergic reaction, infection or other issue. Poison oak and ivy are common to get on the penis. This will need specific treatment by a doctor. ...Read more

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Could a tight foreskin stunt penis growth?

Unlikely: Foreskins grow as penis grows. 99% of newborns have physiologic phimosis. Most boys grow out of it. Foreskin should retract easily, i.e. be free of phimosis, by age age-10-years ...Read more

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Pain in tip of penis gland looks swollen n hurts when I touch.If erection when skin retracts hurts, not circumsided, looks irritated, can't touch head?

Pain in tip of penis gland looks swollen n hurts when I touch.If erection when skin retracts hurts, not circumsided, looks irritated, can't touch head?

Infection: Swelling, redness, and pain are all signs of inflammation and possibly infection. They could be symptoms of an std, and you might consider making a doctor's appointment to have some testing done. ...Read more

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Hi.I am having red inflamed glans penis.1 mm sized 2-3 dots on frenulum.No other problem.When touched it feels discomfortable.

Hi.I am having red inflamed glans penis.1 mm sized 2-3  dots on frenulum.No other problem.When touched it feels discomfortable.

Penis is red : Hi without seeing this directly the most common diagnosis i see with my patients having the same symptoms is that this is either a staph or a strep bacterial infection. It is most likely not an std. But, in most cases it will require antibiotics. So, please go see your trusted medical advisor today or soon. ...Read more

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Hi there what does it mean when your penis glans are red & inflamed & painful & swollen & tight foreskin?

See remark: You must be uncircumcised.The foreskin is tight and acting as a tight rubber band on head of penis.This results in swelling ,redness,possible inflammation. The remedy : Sit in a warm tub,or dip penis in warm jar,gently try pulling foreskin forward.Sometimes you may have to use a dab of antibiotic ointment for lubrication.If feasible,see an MD,preferably a urologist. Best in health ...Read more

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Non painful blisters penis?

Go see a doctor: Go see a doctor and get a proper examination and diagnosis and proper treatment. You don't want to rely on an anonymous author for final advice about this. Get a exam. This might be nothing it might be an std. Go get seen. ...Read more

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Head of penis constantly moist. Painful when touched below head ie under foreskin.

Balanitis: The most important thing is to be sure no urine incubates under the foreskin. Keep the skin back when you pass urine, blot or wash when you are through. Wash daily under the skin, preferably in the shower. Castellani solution (phenol) is excellent for this. OTC miconazole may help. Circumcision is a cure and is easy to do.The older you are, the more you tend to leak a little urine which stays unde ...Read more

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How sensitive is foreskin or uncircumcised penis?

Very: That's why sexual activity and stimulation of the penis is considered pleasurable. ...Read more

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1 painful yellowish/white sore on labia minora below clitoris & above urethral. Hurts when touched. Only 1 sexual partner in last 11 years. no swellin

1 painful yellowish/white sore on labia minora below clitoris & above urethral. Hurts when touched. Only 1 sexual partner in last 11 years. no swellin

Many possibilities: Sores in this area can be caused by skin conditions; allergic reactions; infections such as herpes, chancroid, molluscum contagiosum, staph infections; hydradenitis; cancer; etc. An Ob/Gyn can do cultures, biopsies and other tests to determine the cause. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Painful bump on penis shaft, what is this?

See your doctor: Several causes including infection so see your doctor for an exam. ...Read more

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My Friend is experiencing itchy testicles, red itchy penis head and inflammation of the urethra.

My Friend is experiencing itchy testicles, red itchy penis head and inflammation of the urethra.

Rash GU: For the itchy rash on penis/testicles usually common from sweating use: Hydrocortisone 1% OTC alternated with Clotrimazole (Lotrimin 1% cream) OTC twice a day until rash gone. When home, no tight clothing. ...Read more