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Labia Skin Is Bumpy
Circumcised &virgin but penis glans skin is very bumpy & Rough skin for many years. Some glans area is smooth not bumps but 80% is bumpy and rough. ?
Hard to give A....: To deduce best possible Dx, one needs more specific info on the onset, degree, duration, progress, evolution, response to care, etc. + direct look at + testing as needed (though rarely needed); that is essential for adequate medical care. How to unveil the Dx for your concern? Follow instructions described in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
Raised, bumpy patches around my groin area that is peeling. Itchy and raw feeling. Appears to be spreading. Also itchy and peeling on labia majora.
Possibly....: Only an exam by your doctor will let you know for sure. ...Read more
Treatable surface: Gentle vulvar care for vulvar skin problem or are just prone to irritation, gentle care of the area . Wear loose clothing. Choose cotton underwear (and go without at home). To cleanse the area, use your fingers instead of washcloth-- unscented, nonalkaline cleanser such as cetaphil/basis- plain water ffine). Soak f5 minutes in lukewarm water. Md check for licha ; licha sclerousis ; use estrogen. ...Read more
A tiny (1mm) pink bump (my skin is fair) is on outer labia where hair grown. What is it? Is it just common wart?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Itchy scrotal skin: Itchy scrotal skin can have a number of causes, such as eczema, contact dermatitis, candida infections. Even some benign growths on scrotal skin like angiokeratomas, tiny little purple papules, can cause itching. One must be careful with using cortisone cream in this area as the skin is thin and delicate, and cortisone can cause thinning in a short period of time. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
See a physician: WRay, this could be a variety of conditions, the most common would be a yeast infection, but there are other infections that could be autoimmune in nature as well. Not related, of course, to sexually transmitted infection as you stated you are a virgin. Likely yeast infection an easily treatable, but get it checked out by a physician just in case. ...Read more
Odd genital rash on my inner thigh. (male) it is not oozing nor tender. Just rough skin, a bit reddish?
Several options: It could be a fungal or yeast infection ("jock itch"), or it could be an allergic or irritant reaction to clothing, detergent, fabric softener, etc., or it could be a simple friction reaction if you exercise a lot. A dermatologist can give you a precise diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dry rough patchy skin around Labia majora and looks like its near where clitoris is suppose to be but not on.
Vulvar dystrophy: WHAT IS VULVAR DYSTROPHY? Vulvar dystrophy and dermatoses are changes in the skin of the vulva. The vulva are the folds of skin around the opening of the vagina (birth canal) and urethra (the tube that drains urine from the bladder). Exam is needed to help in diagnosis, after which treatment, generally a steroid cream, can be prescribed. Feel better! ...Read more
Unsure: There are many different possibilities as to why you may have the bump. One possible explanation could be a clogged gland which is not harmful. Is there any possible exposure to STDs? I recommend that you see a physician such as a family doctor or OB/GYN to make sure that this is not some sort of STD. Do you have any history of genital herpes? Usually, genital herpes is painful especially more pronounced with the first episode ...Read more