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Is It Possible To Get Pearly Penile Papules At The Age Of 18 Or Younger
These are a normal anatomic variation seen in younger, usually uncircumcised men. They appear as tiny pink or tan bumps along the corona (ridge) of the glans (head) of the penis. They are frequently mistaken for genital warts, but are not related to any sexually transmitted disease, and ...Read more
Penile papules: Pearly penile papules are more popular in uncircumcised men, ages 13-30, and often go away with age. These bumps cannot be spread by sexual contact, and are completely normal. It is estimated that about 25% of all men develop a case of pearly penile papules sometime during their lifetime. It is commonly said, but not medically proven, that masturbation, sex, or any friction or irritation can cause. ...Read more
Not likely: The youngest patient i discovered was 24. You can be sure she had it before i found it. I have no idea when it started. ...Read more
Yes: Seminomas, classic embryonal cell carcinomas, and yolk sac tumors can all pop up at age 12. ...Read more
Had a bad case of chickenpox at age 20, does that make me, at age 54, more or less likely to get shingles?
Neither more or less: The only chickenpox age that raises the risk is very young, 50%. http://umm.edu/health/medical/reports/articles/shingles-and-chickenpox-varicellazoster-virus Take care of yourself, but do relax about this concern. Your risk is not elevated. Be well! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the avg age of throat or lung cancer? Can you get this at 38 or would it be at a later age?
Yes: The median age for lung ca is 72. This not the avg. It the point where 1/2 are younger and 1/2 are older. The risk of lung ca in 30's is 1.3%. The median age for laryngeal ca is 63. However the number of patients developing. Ca really spikes up at 45 yrs and older. So lung ca at 38 fairly unlikely but laryngeal ca is possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please explain if it is possible to get a growth plate injury at around 18 years of age for a female?
Unlikely: The vast majority of growth plates have fused by the time a female is 18 ...Read more
It is normal to have almost non visible hair along the shaft of the penis ? If so is there anyway to treat this because italso come with follicle bump
Hair: Hair on your penis is normal. There is no medical condition or problem here. ...Read more
Foreskin is attached to the penis. There any means to get it corrected other than getting circumcised?
What is better for sex a penis with the fore skin attached or without it? Which is healthier? And is pregnancy less likely with the foreskin?
Person not penis: Both work equally fine for sex both are healthy and neither will make you less likely to become pregnant. Many women say its the quality of the relationship they have with their partner that enhances sex the most. If your at risk for an un wanted pregnancy, use some form of birth control. ...Read more
Can a peyronies plague affect the length of the penis in the flaccid state? If so then is it serious despite still being able to attain an erection?
See remark: Peyronie's plaque is basically a scar tissue on the wall of cylindrical compartment that contains the erection tissue. Hence the scar can "shorten " the penile shaft. It is not serious medically.The erect penis in this condition bends,which may be annoying to some. If you have any trouble see a urologist interested in this field...best of luck ...Read more
Sign of immaturity: Most would consider a hickey evidence of a person's immaturity. Leaving an obvious sucking blemish is similar to a dog pissing on the ground to mark his/her territory. If you lower yourself to the habits of animals it is somewhat worrisome for your level of social development. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Blocked arteries: Very unlikely at age 23Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes, but . . .: While alzheimer's dementia can strike durig middle-age, given that we don't have good therapeutic options, i would also suggest that we (your physician) search for other causes, too, that might manifest w/similar signs & symptoms. For instance, thyroid disease, abnormal salt & mineral balance, strokes, depression, low vitamin b12, infection, etc might be reversible, treatable causes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Its necessary to have a colonoscopy when you are of the age of 50, Should one get one sooner if Colon cancer is in the family? What age
Reason &indication: Yes, in asymptomatic general population surveillance colonoscopy done at age of 50 the common age for colon cancer If you have symptoms , including genetic predisposition above rule does not apply , done at any age. Age is no exception to cancer Do not get panicky Speak to your doctor and go for preliminary simple investigations first, before under taking complex tests. ...Read more
Is it possible for me to get breast augmentation to size b (saline) at the age of 17 and 8 months? I'd like to know about the usa as well as the uk.
USA differs from UK: In the USA, the FDA has implied "indications" for saline implants at 18 or older, and for gel implants, 22 or older. I, for one, do not understand the reason for this edict. Both types of implants come in multiple sizes, but the final breast size is determined by not only what size implant is used, but what volume of breast tissue the patient started with. We use preference pictures to help . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Two very different: Procedures. Female genital mutilation effects 140 million females done w or w/out anesthesia it may involve removal of the clitoral hood, clitoris, inner labia ; / or out labia with objects such as a razor, scissors, broken glass or knives. It can lead to severe chronic pain, problems with childbirth, hemorrhage, infections ; death. Infibulation is when the female's genitalia are sewn closed –. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Some one familair with pearly penile papules? I feel really emberresed by it. So is there a way to reduce or remove them?
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