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Bumps irritation redness and slight discoloration on penis head, help?

Bumps irritation redness and slight discoloration on penis head, help?

Balanitis: Balanitis is due to tiny amounts of urine under the foreskin. Wash it. Blot under the skin after passing urine. Castellani solution and Miconazole (clotrimazole) cream will help. Circumcision cures it and is easy to do. ...Read more

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Odd bump on the shaft of my penis. Its slightly oval, painless when squeezed, and under the skin. No redness or skin discoloration.Appeared overnight.

Odd bump on the shaft of my penis. Its slightly oval, painless when squeezed, and under the skin. No redness or skin discoloration.Appeared overnight.

Sebaceous cyst...: Most likely, it may be a discrete sebaceous cyst, which is common and harmless unless becoming infected like a pimple. Nonetheless, it is hard to tell for sure what it may be without a direct look at and feel on it. More? Seek evaluation and counseling. ...Read more

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Bump under skin, above penis where pubic hair grows. Slight redness, hard, and pain when pushed on. Concerns?

Bump under skin, above penis where pubic hair grows. Slight redness, hard, and pain when pushed on. Concerns?

Doctor can evaluate: Bumps and rashes are difficult to visualize in words. Rashes or bumps may 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. An STD is possible. 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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I have a tiny (~1mm) bump on my penis shaft ~1/4 of the way up. I'm uncircumsized no sex for about 2 yrs. No itch pain or redness. Could it be cancer?

I have a tiny (~1mm) bump on my penis shaft ~1/4 of the way up. I'm uncircumsized no sex for about 2 yrs. No itch pain or redness. Could it be cancer?

Penile cancer is : Rare, especially at your age. It will usually be demonstratted underneath the foreskin at the glans of the penis; i can say with confidence it is not cancer. There are other things it could be but that is very low probability. ...Read more

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Short, dark, thin straight line leading from top edge of urethra opening then back towards the body on head of penis. No irritation redness, or bumps?

Short, dark, thin straight line leading from top edge of urethra opening then back towards the body on head of penis.  No irritation redness, or bumps?

Here are some...: Without a direct look, it's hard to offer accurate Dx; but the described quiescence most likely support its harmlessness. So, just watch and see, and don't pick on it. More? Seek pro-evaluation and counseling preferably by urologist. Nonetheless, following instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html will help get the healthcare done correctly as needed. Best wish... ...Read more