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I have 2 raised red bumps on base of penis?

I have 2 raised red bumps on base of penis?

Doctor can evaluate: Rashes are hard to describe and hard to visualize in words. Rashes of bumps at the base of the penis may be blackheads (comedones) or be folliculitis, which is an infection in the little hair follicles in the skin. Rashes that itch a lot may be allergic reactions and/or skin infections. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can evaluate to decide on a diagnosis and talk about treatment options. ...Read more

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Have multiple red bumps on the side of penis seen best under a significant amount of heat is this a fungas? Also have a few larger raised bumps?

Have multiple red bumps on the side of penis seen best under a significant amount of heat is this a fungas? Also have a few larger raised bumps?

See a doctor: It could be many things, fungus infection is one, but other causes are also possible. You should see a doctor to get a correct diagnose. ...Read more

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I have a red rash on the shaft of my penis with medium sized raised bumps. I am not sexually active and did not notice it last night? Can you help me.

I have a red rash on the shaft of my penis with medium sized raised bumps. I am not sexually active and did not notice it last night? Can you help me.

Give it 48 hrs: If no discomfort, just give it a couple of days to see if they would go away. If they are getting worse, painful, or itchy, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Bump below penis head small cut below bump. Some hair follicles on balls raised and red no pus, main bump has no head hard but harder with erection??

Bump below penis head small cut below bump. Some hair follicles on balls raised and red no pus, main bump has no head hard but harder with erection??

May be physiologic: This may be physiologic but other possibilities are folliculitis - inflammation of the hair follicles. The bump or nodule may be a fibroma. It would be best to see a urologist or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Big red bump on penis. What are possible causes?

Big red bump on penis. What are possible causes?

Infection to cancer: No way to tell without exam. See your local urologist. ...Read more

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I'm nervous I have herpes, or multiple STDs. Symptoms: pain in head of penis, leg tingling, small red bump on penis.

I'm nervous I have herpes, or multiple STDs. Symptoms: pain in head of penis, leg tingling, small red bump on penis.

See your doctor: The only way to know for sure is to be examined and tested for STDs. You should do this as soon as possible and refrain from intercourse until you know for sure and any infections have been treated. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a red bump on the base of my penis. What is it?

I have a red bump on the base of my penis. What is it?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to say without looking at the "bump", however, it is likely to be infection of a hair follicle. If it does not resolve in a couple of weeks, it would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more

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There's a small, almost painless red bump on the tip of my penis. It's been there for a week and a half, but hasn't opened or crusted over. Herpes?

There's a small, almost painless red bump on the tip of my penis. It's been there for a week and a half, but hasn't opened or crusted over. Herpes?

It could be multiple: Things, and typically herpes would create small blisters. Please see your doctor asap to make sure it isn't anything contagious or concerning ...Read more

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I have a small red bump on the head of my penis, closer to the tip. It is slightly sensitive but I wouldn't describe it as pain. What could this be?

I have a small red bump on the head of my penis, closer to the tip. It is slightly sensitive but I wouldn't describe it as pain. What could this be?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. What you described is consistent with herpes. If you are sexually active you may wish to see a doctor for an evaluation and tests for sexually transmitted diseases.
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Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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I have a red bump on my penis?

Needs an exam: This "red bump" needs to be seen by a qualified physician to make a decision about diagnosis and treatment. Redness suggests an inflammatory type of problem, rather than a sexually transmitted disease. Having said that, I would still suggest refraining from any sexual activity until this problem has been diagnosed and treated by your physician. ...Read more

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I have a medium sized red bump at the base of my penis and want to know what it is?

I have a medium sized red bump at the base of my penis and want to know what it is?

The best way: To find out is to have a doctor look at it. There are a number of things it could be but instead of just alarming you why not just have your doctor look at it. ...Read more

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I'm wondering if its normal to have a duscomfort on the tip of my penis and I also have a red bump?

I'm wondering if its normal to have a duscomfort on the tip of my penis and I also have a red bump?

No, it's not: Normal. However, I can't tell you what's wrong over the internet. Have you doctor look at it at your next visit. ...Read more

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What's a red bump like pimple mean on my penis?

What's a red bump like pimple mean on my penis?

See derm: See dermatologist because you may need blood test and or biopsy to find out what is going on. ...Read more

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I have a red bump on my penis and have never had intercourse what could it be?

A red bump...!: Sometimes a small collection of blood vessels form a lesion that appears like a 'red bump' on the skin. It's harmless- called a 'hemangioma'. One way to test this is to press on it and remove your finger quickly to see if it blanched white, then refilled back to red. Consult a dermatologist if it's got you worried or it's causing pain and doesn't go away on it's own. ...Read more

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I have a red bump on my penis and when I squeeze it I can feel a hard ball inside. It also grows then shrinks and then the layer of skin peals of.?

I have a red bump on my penis and when I squeeze it I can feel a hard ball inside. It also grows then shrinks and then the layer of skin peals of.?

Here are some...: Despite your good description, without a direct look at and feel on it, it is still hard to deduce right diagnosis although clinically it may represent the occurrence of hyperactive sebaceous gland. To get the related things done correctly has not to be that difficult by following instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more

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I've recently discovered a small red bump on the bottom base of my penis. I have a slight pain when I touch it. I haven't had sex in months though.?

I've recently discovered a small red bump on the bottom base of my penis. I have a slight pain when I touch it. I haven't had sex in months though.?

Bump: Please have it checked and get tested for STD. Some Std like Herpes can show up even much later specially when your immunity is down for any reason. Or it could be pimple from irritation. Or boil etc. But have your doctor take a look at that. ...Read more

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I have a small, dry, red bump on my penis. I masturbate about once a day but have never had sex?

I have a small, dry, red bump on my penis. I masturbate about once a day but have never had sex?

Get it checked: Masturbation is normal & healthy at your age. Lump unlikely related to this. However, best to get the lump checked by urologist or your Dr. It it's bothering you. Almost certainly benign, but do you you want to live with it forever? ...Read more

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I'm a 15 year old male. I have a red bump on the side of my penis, I've never done any sexual acts. What could this be?

I'm a 15 year old male. I have a red bump on the side of my penis, I've never done any sexual acts. What could this be?

Depends: There are many non-std reasons you could have a lesion on your penis from excema, to psoriasis, to a pimple, to a bug bite, etc. If it is bothersome or persists, see your provider. ...Read more

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I have a small red bump under the base of the tip of the penis. Noticed this after sex when pain insued. Painful like a pimple.

I have a small red bump under the base of the tip of the penis. Noticed this after sex when pain insued. Painful like a pimple.

Must be examined: This may be just some broken capillaries localized to the glans penis due to aggressive sexual intercourse or an irritation/inflammation.?? No condoms? Please get examined, diagnosed, evaluated and treated. ...Read more