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Red Bumps On Shaft Of Penis
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. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
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?
Difficult to say: But it could be std, so get it checked out by your doctor. ...Read more
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 ...Read more
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
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
Likely ingrown hair: Most likely it is an ingrown hair possibly getting infected. You can apply a topical abx like neosporin. If not improving get it checked out by your doctor. Does not sound like an STD though. ...Read more
Used same razor for genital region as someone who gets cold sores. 1 week after have one small red painful bump near scrotum/shaft of penis. Herpes?
It certainly would: Be possible. Of course there are other potential reasons for the sore but without being able to examine you this cannot be confirmed. If you are very concerned about this make an appointment with a health care professional for an examination. Sharing sharp personal hygiene appliances is never a good idea. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
I have noticed irritation right around the vaginal opening is lightly itchy but mainly irritated to touch and my partner is noticing tiny painless red bumps on his penis shaft although there is no discharge. Is it an std?
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. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
I have a urinary issue? It's burns when I pee at base of head of penis, premature ejaculation No discharge small red bumps on shaft look like pimple
It's time: For a medical evaluation. Infection needs to be ruled out. Take care. ...Read more
What is this; hard, purplish, red center, bump, on the shaft of my penis? I can send a photo as well. Thank you
Check it with doctor:
Could be infection/ STD
Could be simple skin lesion or cyst
You need proper exam and assessment ...Read more
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. .. ...Read more
I have dry and cracking skin on the shaft of my penis a little bit of flaking and I sometimes get tiny red bumps but not often at all?
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?
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. ...Read more
What are these red bumps with white pus-like tips on the shaft and base of my penis that is like a rash and itches, there are a lot. I'm a virgin.
Bumps on penis:
This may be nothing more than irritation and common blocked hair cells.
There is a chance they are warts but not likely at your age.
If the rash is in any way panful or the white spots spread please find a way to get to a school nurse or a clinic where you can privately have this evaluated at. Your pediatrician is also likely to know what to do. ...Read more
I have small red bumps on my penis. They are mostly concentrated on the head, but there are some along the shaft. They are very itchy. What is this?
Be seen: They could be many things. Be seen for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more
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
I have rashes on my penis shaft and its like sweetness when I rash long enuf thn its start hurting me and red bumps appear and it burns my shaft. Help?
See a doctor: You need to see either a urologist or a dermatologist. ...Read more
I just had unprotected sex with a girl who said she was clean. 2-3 days later the shaft of my penis has small red bumps. Increasing by the day. Help!
See a doctor: Two to three days is quite early for any symptoms of a sexually transmitted disease to occur, the average time frame is about a week. It could be something as simple as ingrown hairs, I suggest you see your doctor to be sure. ...Read more
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. ...Read more
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 ›
Small red bumps on penile shaft forskin and above the penis. When they showed up I was also having two days of drinking and around the mouth I had two?
Infection?: You MAY have an infection. The only way to know for sure it to see your doctor, which I encourage you to do. Please discuss your drinking habits w/him/her also. If a drinking problem is developing please catch it before it can do more damage. Peace and good health. ...Read more
What are the symptoms of a staph infection on the penis? Does it cause redness on glans and tiny red bumps? And can it spread internally?
Staph Infections: Yes. Of course. I am not sure why you have not gone to the doctor. This is not a kind of infection and not a place to just wait and let it get worse. Please get to your family doctor urgently. ...Read more