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Red Bump On Shaft Of Penis
Recently noticed small red bump on shaft of penis two weeks ago. It has since spread and now at 15 or so red bumps. Bumps are on shaft, scrotum, and pubic area with most being on shaft. No itch or pain?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the best treatment. It may be something that needs to be treated.
I have tiny red bumps on shaft of penis somewhat scattered everywhere else following with a larger bump. Usually noticeable when under heat conditions?
Molluscum: Get seen by an md for probable molluscum.
Could a red bump on my shaft of penis be a pimple or a ingrown hair? I have not had sex and when erected it is bigger. Can you get acne on your penis
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.
Tiny, red bumps appear on shaft of penis on and off again. About a mm in diameter. No pain, no itchiness. I've recently been tested and was negative.?
Doctor visit: This may need to be seen for diagnosis. See your PCP or dermatologists for evaluation
I have only one large red bump on the shaft of my penis. About round as a pea. I have never had sex before though. Please answer back I'm worried!
Not an STD: If you don't have risk factor for std's, it is not std's so don't worry much. Skin lesions need to be looked at to know what it is. Also, we need to know many things that might associate with the lesions like how long it has been there, or associate pain... The best way is to come see your physician.
I have a red bump on the shaft of my penis and its hard, not painful unless pinched and I managed to remove some puss. Is this genital herpes?
Maybe: See your doctor and get a correct diagnosis. You may need treatment and if it is an std you will need to alert your partner.
I am 19 and I haven't had sex. I have this red bump on the shaft if my penis. Could this be a pimple or a ingrown hair.
Could be: It could be. I would just watch it and if it doesn't improve you could see a dermatologist.
Had a small white bump (looked like pimple) on shaft of penis for 3 months. Popped it, now its a big red bump. Only minor discomfort to touch.
Today I found one small, red, bump on my penis shaft with a hair growing out of it. Painful only when popped. No itch and there was clear puss.
See doc: It sounds like it is an infected lesions. I strongly recommend seeing a doc before it gets worse and resist the temptation to pop it.
Why do I have like a red bump on my penis shaft? Me and the girl were virgins when we had sex and it was only for like 3 sec cause we didnthavecondom
Trauma: You may have traumatized the shaft of your penis because of your girlfriends tight virginal vagina and your rapid removal. Have no fear. Your penis will heal in a few days. A word of earning however, you are playing with fire when you have sex without a condom.
Raised red bump with a black dot (similar to small grass tick) it reduces in size over 4 days till gone. Shaft of penis + groin area. What could it be?
Insect bites?: Insect bites may cause similar problemGet a more detailed answer ›
Physical exam needed: Some bumps may not be serious but until a doctor takes a look and tells for sure, you may not know. I would advise that you see a physician.
What is this; hard, purplish, red center, bump, on the shaft of my penis? I can send a photo as well. Thank you
16 and haven't had sex. I have this red, hard bump on the shaft of my penis and it hurts when I squeeze it. What could it be?
Here are some. ..: Without further information, it's hard to offer accurate guess, but what described may represent the occurrence of an infected sebaceous cyst on a penis of light-colored skin so it appears as a hurting and red a bump. But squeezing itself may induce pain as well. To verify its truth, seek pro-evaluation with detailed Hx + physicals timely. Best wisher. ..
I have some red/brown bumps on the shaft of my penis that sting really bad when anything touches them. Any answers at what it could be?
Cluster of red bumps on penis shaft popped up this morning got blood tested 2months ago test results came back negative should I get tested again?
See a doctor: You should see a doctor and get retested.
Painless red rash / small bumps on head / top of shaft of penis after sex. Will last for a week and go if I don't have sex again / stay if I do.
Lichen planus: You are describing koebner phenomenon where trauma is the inducer in people prone to have the condition. The most likely diagnosis is lichen planus but psoriasis is a possibility. So rather than becoming celibate, I recommend applying otc Hydrocortisone ointment several hours before and several hours after intercourse and see if that helps.