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Papules On Penis
Penis papules: 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
M 18 years old I have white dots on my penis and little penile papules on penis head....I had protected sex with a girl few months before....And i mas?
I am 18 years old I have white dots on my penis and little penile papules on penis i had protected sex with a girl few months b4. I am scared abt std?
White bumps on Penis: Hi. This is most likely not a std. Without seeing these lesions i would guess that they very easily could be warts. Or, they could be small hair follicle cysts known as sebaceous cysts. Anyway a good men's health expert may be able to identify and treat this for you. ...Read more
Penile papules under penis tip. No discomfort til partner pubic hairs scraped it. Stings, a bit swollen and sensitive. Not uncircumcised. No discomfort during sex. Hurts foreskin pulled back when dry.
Penis papules: 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
I have penile papules around the penis head edge. But I have diminutes spots on the penis head to, like fordice spots, is that normal?
Fordyce spots: Fordyce spots which is benign can be a normal occurence. ...Read more
I have pearly penile papules (PPP) on penis and also I have acnes on my penis, I feel itch ( non pain ) I have to worry? , what cream should I use ?
Pearly penile papule: No.Get a more detailed answer ›
Laser: I'm going to assume you are describing pearly penile papules, a row of bumps that one man in 100 has on the back of his glans / head. It's a matter of personal preference as to whether to keep them or have them lasered off; they are harmless and might be considered cool / special. ...Read more
Fordyce Spots: Medical experts believe that these tiny bumps are caused by sebum, which is the skin's natural oil. This natural oil is trapped in the sebaceous glands that do not have hair. In normal cases, sebaceous glands open up into hair follicles and the natural oil is secreted through the airshaft. However, sometimes there is no hair and thus no way to discharge this natural body oil. ...Read more
May be normal bumps!: Fordyce spots are considered a normal feature for many people. Therefore, one may have to consult with several urologists in order to find one who may be interested in trying to remove them. A skin laser treatment center may be needed, so a dermatologist consultation may be helpful. One should realize that removing a spot can leave a scar. ...Read more
I have a lot of tiny red bumps near the cut line on circumsized penis foreskin, same size as the papules on the head of penis, what could they be?
No, since ...: The experience shows they will not change in size and number, and are harmless so requiring no Rx & leaving them alone as the surest way of care. Best wish ... ...Read more
I have these little bumps on the rim of the head of my penis I have had them for a wile thay don't hurt or itch I think it may be pearly penile papule?
I have white papules type spots on lower base of my penis for many years now, though it doesn't create ne problem, is it bad, sometimes it itches a lo?
I never use to have papules on the head of my penis why now? Is there treatment , will it stop and not grow in size?
I have 2 or 3 yellowish papule in the foreskin of my penis. They are there for years now. What are they and how can I get rid of them?
Milia: It is likely you have milia, which are benign tiny cysts on the skin. A dermatologist or urologist can often easily remove these growths in their office. ...Read more