Top 20 Doctor insights on: Purple bump on penis

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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 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