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I have had these red blotches on my penis for a couple months now. They are not blisters or warts just pinkish spots and my scrotum is red. Any idea w?

I have had these red blotches on my penis for a couple months now. They are not blisters or warts just pinkish spots and my scrotum is red. Any idea w?

Need to see a: Healthcare provider to properly examine and diagnose your condition. It is not normal and needs prompt attention. It sounds like either an infectious or allergic condition, but if it has been there for 2 months it is not likely going away on its own. Do not delay. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more

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I have redness and small red spots on the head of my penis. What are they?

I have redness and small red spots on the head of my penis. What are they?

Possibilities: There is a possibility that it can be a sexualy transmitted disease but another possibility is pearly papules (photos can be seen using search engine - i.e. google images). These are benign not contagious and common so possibly nothing to worry about. If there is any question as to the cause see your MD. ...Read more

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Red spots and redness on top of glans of my penis. Uncircumcised and never had intercourse. No pain, itching swelling. Just red and scares me a little?

Red spots and redness on top of glans of my penis. Uncircumcised and never had intercourse. No pain, itching swelling. Just red and scares me a little?

Here are some...: Glad, you ask. Clinically, do nothing with these as long as being free of symptoms, but keep gentle regular cleansing without any excessive or obsessive care such as using topical cream; so again, leave them alone. More worry? Seek evaluation & counseling timely. ...Read more

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What causes red blotches on tip of penis?

What causes red blotches on tip of penis?

Many causes: "blotches" can be from infection, autoimmune diseases, inflammation from clothing abrasion, cancer, among even more possibilities. The first step in evaluating this is to see your primary care doctor, urologist or dermatologist for an examination. A biopsy might be necessary. ...Read more

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I have a red patches on my penis, also I have 2 small spots near the tip, what is this?

I have a red patches on my penis, also I have 2 small spots near the tip, what is this?

Could be infection: This could be infection most likely yeast but consider other causes. See a urologist or dermatologist ...Read more

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I have red ichy spots on my penis. What could this be? I haven't had but one partner for two years and this is the first time it's happened.

I have red ichy spots on my penis. What could this be? I haven't had but one partner for two years and this is the first time it's happened.

Is it on the penile: Head or shaft? Start with a generalist, much of their office practice are rashes. A common cause of balanitis (irritated red, itcht penile head) is candida, more in diabetics. Urologists and dermatologist may help if your generalist does not succeed. ...Read more

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The head of my penis has red blotches on it, they come and go in different spots every time, what does this sound like?

The head of my penis has red blotches on it, they come and go in different spots every time, what does this sound like?

Infection: Penile rashes need to be examined to see if you have an infection. Please take pictures or see your doctor for the best treatment. Good luck ...Read more

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What are these red spots on my penis?

What are these red spots on my penis?

Oh!!??: The cause could be of different origins. Are they painful? Do they itch? Are they spreading? Any associated pain? Any prior similar history? Are sexually active? How long have you have had the bumps? Schedule an appointment with your doctor to have an examination the area of concern. ...Read more

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I've got painless red spots on my penis, help?

I've got painless red spots on my penis, help?

Here are some. ..: The described painless red spots on penis are most likely benign common hemangioma or angiokeratoma, which requires no need for ridding them at all. But, without a direct look, it's hard to precisely decide what it's. So, you may just watch and see as long as not hurting and bleeding. Of course, see Doc timely if any doubt. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has red spots on his penis what could this be from?

My boyfriend has red spots on his penis what could this be from?

Doctor can look...: Rashes are hard to describe and harder to visualize in words. Rashes on the penis may be warts, molluscum (viral), blackheads (comedones), or be folliculitis, which is an infection in the little hair follicles in the skin. Red spots or rashes that itch a lot may be allergic reactions and/or skin infections. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can evaluate to help decide on a diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have a few small red spots on the shaft of my penis, what are they?

I have a few small red spots on the shaft of my penis, what are they?

Red bumps.: Red bumps can be due to several things. If they are fluid filled like blisters, they can be herpes. If hard and bumpy, they can be genital warts. If they are just small itchy red bumps this can be as simple as a yeast infection. I recommend you have some with experience look at them. In the meantime, use condoms! ...Read more

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Dark spots on penis, turn red at times?

Dark spots on penis, turn red at times?

May be freckles: In fact, the penis, scrotum and the vulva, in females, are the darkest areas of skin on adult humans, and many people have dark freckle like marks on this area. They may get red from friction from bathing, toweling, or from heat and sexual friction. They are likely not a problem and not dangerous, but if they persist and worry you, show them to your dermatologist. ...Read more