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Careful: With something like this, you need to be really sure what you're dealing with. You wouldn't want to mistake a tumor for a cyst, for instance. So, good exam and diagnosis are needed first. Homeopathy can help some inflammations and infections. Yet even though i'm a homeopath, homeopathy may not always be the best way to treat a given problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
Is a red raised red bumps ( looks like penile cyst, infected hair follicle or Fordyce spot) relatively common?
Not uncommon: Without knowing exactly what you have it is very difficult to know the actual frequency, but numerous individuals present with rashes of differing nature. ...Read more
Go right ahead: Just figure out a technique that won't require disturbing the skin at this site. You may discover what you can do with light touch on just a limited area. ...Read more
I am male 31, I have a problem on the foreskin of my penis which is persisting since last 20 years. I have searched the internet and found that its called a 'penile epidermoid cyst'. Its a circular mound having diameter of 5mm and height of about 2mm. It
Do nothing or...: Do nothing or remove it if clinical necessity arises. See Doc timely so to jointly decide the necessity and possibility on when and how to deal with them. Best wish... ...Read more
What are the differences between penile plaque, sebaceous cyst, & epidermal cyst on penile shaft? Or, are they same? Thanks.
Hello. I've had a cyst on my penile shaft since I was about 14-15. It never bothered me until yesterday it popped on its own, and now it's oozing and tender to the touch. I was wondering if I should go to a doctor asap or is there anything I should do as
Oozin' means SNOOZIN: If you've had this for 8-9 years & it's only done someting now that suggests that it's not likely an anything serious. But since it's now open & you don't know what it is except that it's OOZIN' then, waiting may lead to an infection with something you DON'T want so to me that's the same as SNOOZIN'. Don't be a SNOOZER- be a DO-zer and go have it looked at an Urgent Care. ...Read more
I have multiple under the skin "cysts" or plaques (1-2 cm)" on the penile shaft around glans. I am otherwise normal. What are treatments? Thanks.
Cysts/Penile Shaft: If the patient remains asymptomatic, and generally, it does not get in the way with either urinary or sexual function no treatment is necessary. The only time that you need to get rid of sebaceous cyst on shaft is when there is complication caused by trauma or infection and this would require surgery. ...Read more
I have had a firm, small lump on the underside of my penile shaft (near the base) for some time now. My family doctor had told me it was a cyst, and it's normal for these to occur.
A few days ago, it became swollen, red, and doubled in size. It i
I have tubular ectasia, tiny calcification ,mild hydrocele on rt testis and bilateral epididymal cysts as us report.had penile cancer 4 yr ago. help?
Best thing is ...: ... leave then alone and do nothing with these findings as long as being mentally and physically acceptable and bearable since the reported findings are common with little clinical significance. So, just watch and see. More? Ask your urologist, or contact www.HealthTap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to login. Best... ...Read more
Sorry to hear...: Unfortunately pilar or trichilemmal cysts can occur on the penis and cause considerable alarm and anxiety. It can be an inherited condition, and tends to present after puberty. The good news is they are almost always benign, and can be removed if they are overly large or ulcerate. ...Read more
Sure: You can get a cyst on your penis. The treatment would depend on the diagnosis of the type of lesion/cyst it was. Get it checked out, best wishes. ...Read more
I have a small cyst right above my penis shaft. It feels like a small pebble when I grab it. Is this dangerous ? Do I need to remove it? No pain.
No pain: I am glad you have no pain but I think it a good idea to see your primary doctor about this. All should go well. ...Read more