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Inflamed Penis Shaft
I just discovered this white raised bump on my penis shaft. No pain with it. When picked at it came off. It almost was an inflamed forcyte. Thoughts?
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.
Overactive...: Most likely they are the harmless hyperplasia of sebaceous glands, which requires no active rx as long as being painless. But without direct look at them, it's still hard to give an accurate dx. So, if still in doubt, see doc timely. ...Read more
I have brown lesions on my penis shaft and i'm noticing they're spreading. They don't hurt or itch. They have been there for almost 2 years. Worry?
Probably warts: Some warts do disppear on their own, but unfortunately genital warts often don't. Otc such as compound-w/salicylic acid, or home remidies such as duct-tape, garlic juices may help. Consult doc for better topical meds, or get removal done in office with liquid nitrogen or electrodessication. Some docs use carbon-lasers for severe cases. These do spread to others and so be safe. Good luck. ...Read more
Wart or skin tag: Without seeing that bump, we can only speculate whether it's a benign skin tag or infectious wart or something else. Go see your Family Doc or local health department. Blisters would make me think of herpes while ulcers would make me think of nastier sexually transmitted diseases/infections. If you're engaging in sex, be sure to wrap it up for both your sake each & every time. ...Read more
Here are some...: Just knowing "spots" on penile skin is not enough to offer a right diagnosis or suggestion; more is needed, i.g., flat or elevated, white or dark, itchy or not, smooth or rough, etc. Clinically, the common flat, smooth, non-itchy one is lentigo (freckle) or vitiligo (white) or mole. To get thing done right, follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Best wishes to u health. ...Read more