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What are these bumps? I have bumps all over the glans of my penis some are purple and slightly raised. I can really see them if I squeeze the glans.

What are these bumps? I have bumps all over the glans of my penis some are purple and slightly raised. I can really see them if I squeeze the glans.

? Pearly pink papules: A symmetrical ring of of ting bumps around penis just under outer edge of glans penis are perfectly normal. Tend to be more prominent on a circumcised penis and can appear to be more or less prominent from time to time. They are normal. Feel free to send a photo for us to review privately and comment confidentially if you think the bumps are something else. ...Read more

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What is this; hard, purplish, red center, bump, on the shaft of my penis? I can send a photo as well. Thank you

What is this; hard, purplish, red center, bump, on the shaft of my penis? I can send a photo as well. Thank you

Check it with doctor: Could be infection/ STD
Could be simple skin lesion or cyst
You need proper exam and assessment ...Read more

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What could these bumps on my penis be?

What could these bumps on my penis be?

Penis 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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What causes bumps on the tip of penis?

What causes bumps on the tip of penis?

Get checked: One man in 100 is the lucky owner of "pearly penile papules", a row of bumps along the corona on the back of the gland / head. They are a harmless novelty. Or you may be describing warts, which need to be treated. Good luck. ...Read more

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How come I have these bumps on my penis?

How come I have these bumps on my penis?

Eval: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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What causes bumps on the tip of the penis?

What causes bumps on the tip of the penis?

Could be normal: Pearly penile papules are white or flesh colored bumps rimming the penile glans. They are benign and require no treatment. They can be treated with a laser, but this is not necessary. Other bumps could be an std and some of these would be painful. You should consult a physician. ...Read more

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What could these tiny bumps on my penis be?

What could these tiny bumps on my penis be?

? Pearly pink papules: A symmetrical ring of of ting bumps around penis just under outer edge of glans penis are perfectly normal. Tend to be more prominent on an uncircumcised penis and can appear to be more or less prominent from time to time. They are normal. Feel free to send a photo for us to review privately and comment confidentially if you think the bumps are something else. ...Read more

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What causes bumps on the shaft of the penis?

What causes bumps on the shaft of the penis?

See your doctor: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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A seed thing cameout of bump on penis. Wht do I do?

A seed thing cameout of bump on penis. Wht do I do?

Just like an acne..: Do nothing and it's just an acne in the penis. See Doc as needed if in doubt. ...Read more

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Why might it be that my penis has little bumps on it?

Why might it be that my penis has little bumps on it?

Need more info: Where are the bumps on your penis & r u circumcised? You can send a secure photograph which is best way for us to evaluate the problem. ...Read more

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How normal would it be for my penis to have a bump on it?

It depends: On where the bump is, how large it is, and what caused it. Best to let your doctor look at it at your next visit. ...Read more

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Please help there's bumps on my penis, what could this be from?

Here are some. ..: Having a dermatologist or urologist take a look will more likely yield an accurate Dx. But, clinically, if these bumps have been there lifelong, related with hair follicles, and unchanged in size & color, they could be just hyperactive sebaceous glands, which are harmless and require no Rx except at rare superimposed infection like acne / pimple. So, ss Doc as needed. Best wish. .. ...Read more

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There is a bump on my penis! I'm really scared, what could it be?

There is a bump on my penis! I'm really scared, what could it be?

Many things: Could be a wart, an std or many other things that are benign as well. One needs to see the lump and make a determination. See a urologist or family clinic. ...Read more

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Cause of purple spot on penis?

Cause of purple spot on penis?

Eval: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Red kinda hard bump on my penis?

Red kinda hard bump on my penis?

Need more info...: Please collect the feature, degree, and detailed sequence of event of its color, size, symptoms, etc and bring them to see urologist who can figure out what it's for you. If it's lifelong, discolored, not hurting, it can be a benign mole; if quite a long while, but become red and hurting, it may be an infected sebaceous cyst; or. .. Nonetheless, direct inspection and palpation are needed for dx.. ...Read more

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Why my penis gland is like purple?

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Why my penis gland is like purple?

Okay. ..: The color of glans penis may widely vary from pink to dark pink to almost purple; that is all normal reflecting the combination of skin color and amount of venous blood pooling under different temperature and degree of penile engorgement and erection. So, that is okay. ...Read more

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Fine bump on the head of my penis?

Here are some. ..: Without specific characteristics such as size, number, color, texture, distribution, foreskin, symptoms, duration, recurrence, etc. Of the bump, an accurate Dx could not be reached. So, collect and bring those to see Doc timely. But, clinically, rashes in glans penis from balanoposthitis in long / tight foreskin are the most common possibility. Rx? Topical hygiene + topical anti-fungal cream... ...Read more

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Pinkish bump on penis shaft what is it?

Pinkish bump on penis shaft what is it?

Wart or skin tag: Without seeing that bump, we can only speculate whether it's a benign skin tag or infectious wart or something else. Go see your Family Doc or local health department. Blisters would make me think of herpes while ulcers would make me think of nastier sexually transmitted diseases/infections. If you're engaging in sex, be sure to wrap it up for both your sake each & every time. ...Read more

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What does 2 bumps on head of penis mean?

What does 2 bumps on head of penis mean?

Possible irritation: Small bumps on the head of the penis, especially in an uncircumcised male, most often either a normal variation or minor self-limiting irritation that resolves with good mild soap and water hygiene and avoidance of local irritants. Less often due to a bacterial or fungal/yeast infection - most commonly in diabetics and associated with redness, whitish discharge, and discomfort which may require rx. ...Read more

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Bumps on penis that itch 4d then go away?

Bumps on penis that itch 4d then go away?

May be HPV infection: You have to see a physician to find the nature of you bumps may be papillomas caused by hpv virus infection, you may transmit to your partner, . ...Read more

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I have a small purple spot near my penis?

I have a small purple spot near my penis?

Need more info...: At which part of penis? At penile erection or flaccidity? Having any associated symptoms? How long it has been? . .. More? So, follow instructions/steps described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby it is very likely to find out what it may be so its right care could be provided. Clinically, something purple would lead one to conjecture it could be a blood vessel-related lesion... ...Read more

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Painful bump on penis shaft, what is this?

See your doctor: Several causes including infection so see your doctor for an exam. ...Read more

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What causes bumps on the head of the penis?

Benign papules: Pearly penile papules are like a minature "string of pearls" around head of penis. More common or prominent in uncircumcised men. They are perfectly normal. Sometimes called "tyson's" glands, but aren't glands. May contribute to smegma formation. Have it seen by a dr. If not as described above or if there is any concern. ...Read more

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I have strange bumps on penis, what is this?

I have strange bumps on penis, what is this?

The only way to: Know with any accuracy is through in-person medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Smal bump on penis shaft what does that meam?

Penis Lesion: Until this is seen in person one can only guess. But, the common situation is a sebaceous cyst. These cysts are oil and dead skin filled cysts that block hair ducts and usually resolve on their own. There are also warts as another possibility. ...Read more

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What can cause tiny bumps under head of penis?

Normal: Time little white bumps are known as Pearly Penile Papules and are normal and nothing to be concerned about. ...Read more

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Bumps under head of penis in a circular pattern?

Bumps under head of penis in a circular pattern?

Normal: A ring of tiny symetrical bumps around and just under the head of penis are so called "tysons" glands or pearly penile papules can be white, pink or even purple and are perfectly normal and benign. They will be more or less prominent at different times and typically present with an uncircumcised penis. No needto fret. ...Read more