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Itchy bumps on penis?

Itchy bumps on penis?

Bumps on Penis: Spots on the penis are very common and most do not have a serious cause. However, occasionally spots can indicate a significant health problem. So, it's important to seek prompt medical advice if you're concerned. ...Read more

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Itchy Rash (Definition)

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Can anyone tell me what could these little white itchy bumps on my penis be?

Can anyone tell me what could these little white itchy bumps on my penis be?

Penis itchy 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

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I have white itchy bumps on my penis and I haven't had any symptoms until now and I haven't had sex in over a month. What could this be?

I have white itchy bumps on my penis and I haven't had any symptoms until now and I haven't had sex in over a month. What could this be?

Here are some...: Your nicely described scenario suggests you may experience infection inside sebaceous cysts like acne on the face. Such event is nothing unusual. For confirmation, seek pro-evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more

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Red itchy bumps all over penis, irritated but doesn't hurt. Help?

Red itchy bumps all over penis, irritated but doesn't hurt. Help?

Need a doctor: To take a look at you while the rash is still visible. Do it now, as it will be more difficult to diagnose if the rash fades. ...Read more

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I have itchy bumps around my penis and my legs and on my arms. Not sure what they are?

I have itchy bumps around my penis and my legs and on my arms. Not sure what they are?

Many possiblilities: I wish I could provide an easy answer but this requires a more detailed evaluation. Scabies is one possibility and depending on where you live I wonder if it could be poison ivy/oak/sumac. ...Read more

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I have red itchy bumps on my penis and more keep showing up. My doctor gave me a cream for mite bites and I applied it, but the bumps are not going away. What should I do?

I have red itchy bumps on my penis and more keep showing up. My doctor gave me a cream for mite bites and I applied it, but the bumps are not going away. What should I do?

Something else: Mites bites or more likely scabies would not likely be restricted to the penis alone. Sometimes a yeast infection may produce itching especially if you are uncircumcised. Be sure to check if your female partner may have a yeast infection and therefore infecting you. If you use a condom, be sure that you are not allergic to latex or rubber. ...Read more

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Recently had unprotected sex, now I have a red itchy bump on my penis. Wondering what I could have?

Red Itching Penis: In general these issues must be dealt with in person with an examination. Red itching sores could be fungal infection, herpes, syphilis, an abrasion or a staph infection. ...Read more

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Itchy bumps on head of penis, some white others no color, im diabetic, I've only been with my gf of 8 months, she's a virgen, no burning pain/discharge?

Itchy bumps on head of penis, some white others no color, im diabetic, I've only been with my gf of 8 months, she's a virgen, no burning pain/discharge?

Here are....: Does your foreskin cover your head of penis? If yes, make sure to pull back foreskin for cleansing with no overuse of soap or physical stimulation and drying daily especially after sex. And see if improving. If necessary, anti-fungal/steroid cream may be used lightly daily for 3-5 days. If not helping, see doc timely for detail. Note: it's hard to give accurate DX without seeing the penis. ...Read more

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What do itchy white bumps on a penis mean? Is it herpes?

What do itchy white bumps on a penis mean? Is it herpes?

Another disorder: Not herpes, but you should be seen to rule out other sexually transmitted disorders and get some relief. ...Read more

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What does it mean if there's a itchy red thing bump on your penis?

Here are some. ..: Where this itchy bump located, on or beneath the skin of penile shaft or in foreskin / glans penis? If in penile shaft, it may be just an infected hyperactive sebaceous gland or sebaceous cyst; if in foreskin/glans penis, it may be related with long tight foreskin with infection or inflammation. But, without a direct look & palpation, an accurate Dx is hard to come by. So, see Doc timely. ...Read more

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I use to have itchy clusters of bumps on my penis after masturbation. What is d cause and cure?

Skin reaction: Sounds like these are some type of local irritation which could have several causes. It is possible to get these types of lesions just from the rubbing and physical trauma to the skin. In this case, extra water based lubricant would be the answer, and don't be as rough with yourself. If you are using lubricants, this could also be the cause - some of them have additives/chemicals that could cause. ...Read more

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Sweaty penis itchy bumps, what's wrong?

Sweaty penis itchy bumps, what's wrong?

Bumps on penis: The bumps may be ingrown hairs, pimples, or warts, they may also be due to an std. So, it may be minor or a bit more involved. In any case your doc can determine what it is and treat it. Dark damp places can make all of this worse. The very best to you. ...Read more

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I have raised skin almost microscopical bumps non itchy on my penis head is that normal, the color is the same has the skin? Please tell me

I have raised skin almost microscopical bumps non itchy on my penis head is that normal, the color is the same has the skin? Please tell me

Penile lesions: Should see your doctor, these lesions could be insignificant, but genital warts usually are skin colored as well, your doctor should be able to tell the difference. Make sure to use condoms when sexually active. Good luck! ...Read more

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Penile Rash (Definition)

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