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Pearly White Papules
Not Messed Up!: The cause of pearly penile papules (ppp) remains unknown. It is reported to occur in 8-48% of men. It is not related to having a circumcision. In fact, ppp are observed more frequently in uncircumcised men. Interestingly, in uncircumcised men with ppp who under go circumcision later in life, regression of the papules is commonly seen. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Infection is high: On the list of things that cause what you are describing. I would have it examined by a physician soon. ...Read more
Pearly papules: They can be either.Get a more detailed answer ›
I think i have penile pearly papules (ppp) and i just wanna make sure that its that. im 16 virgin and got oral once?
Be counseled...: PPP typically appears along the corona of glans penis in 1-3 rows along various length or a paired spots on both side of frenulum. So, just watch and see. If no change in their features, leave them alone; if yes or still in doubt, see urologist for confirmation and counseling timely. ...Read more
Don't treat: Pearly penile papules are normal and do not require treatment. There are several ways to destroy them, but you might like the cosmetic result even less than the current situation. We've all seen someone who has obviously had too much plastic surgery, right? Don't do that to your penis! ...Read more