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Recently had unprotected sex, now I have a red itchy bump on my penis. Wondering what i could have?

Recently had unprotected sex, now I have a red itchy bump on my penis. Wondering what i could have?

Red Itching Penis: In general these issues must be dealt with in person with an examination. Red itching sores could be fungal infection, herpes, syphilis, an abrasion or a staph infection. ...Read more

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Red itchy bumps all over penis, irritated but doesn't hurt. Help?

Need a doctor: To take a look at you while the rash is still visible. Do it now, as it will be more difficult to diagnose if the rash fades. ...Read more

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I have red itchy bumps on my penis and more keep showing up. My doctor gave me a cream for mite bites and i applied it, but the bumps are not going away. What should I do?

I have red itchy bumps on my penis and more keep showing up. My doctor gave me a cream for mite bites and i applied it, but the bumps are not going away. What should I do?

Something else: Mites bites or more likely scabies would not likely be restricted to the penis alone. Sometimes a yeast infection may produce itching especially if you are uncircumcised. Be sure to check if your female partner may have a yeast infection and therefore infecting you. If you use a condom, be sure that you are not allergic to latex or rubber. ...Read more

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What does it mean if theres a itchy red thing bump on your penis?

Here are some ...: Where this itchy bump located, on or beneath the skin of penile shaft or in foreskin / glans penis? If in penile shaft, it may be just an infected hyperactive sebaceous gland or sebaceous cyst; if in foreskin/glans penis, it may be related with long tight foreskin with infection or inflammation. But, without a direct look & palpation, an accurate Dx is hard to come by. So, see Doc timely. ...Read more

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What to do if I have red bumps on penis non itchy and painless?

What to do if I have red bumps on penis non itchy and painless?

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

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Under foreskin is red all the way around very itchy and I have white bumps under the head of my penis help.

Under foreskin is red all the way around very itchy and I have white bumps under the head of my penis help.

Balanitis: Balanitis is usually caused by poor hygiene in uncircumcised men. Other possible causes include: diseases such as reactive arthritis and lichen sclerosis et atrophicus, infection, harsh soaps, not rinsing soap off properly while bathing, uncontrolled diabetes, trauma and irritation. ...Read more

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My penis is slightly red and itchy with Verry small bumps like spots I have had it for about 3 days what could this be ? Should I see a doctor

My penis is slightly red and itchy with Verry small bumps like  spots I have had it for about 3 days what could this be ? Should I see a doctor

There is a condition: called balalnitis which, in guys, is an infection of the tip of the penis. It can be caused by yeast (fungal infection) and b/c it can become quite uncomfortable if ignored, yes, you should see a doctor. Best wishes. Dr. Anne. ...Read more

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Hello, I have been experiencing small red bumps in my penis head sometimes accompanied by itchiness. I havent had any sex in months, just martubation?

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I have been experiencing small red bumps in my penis head sometimes accompanied by itchiness. I havent had any sex in months, just martubation?

Here are some...: Without a direct look at, it is hard to draw a conclusion for diagnosis and treatment, but clinically, such bumps are most likely related with long foreskin with inflammatory change on foreskin or/& glans penis - called balanoposthitis or posthitis if involving foreskin only or balanitis if glans penis only. More? Ask doc, preferably urologists. ...Read more

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I have a few (maybe 4) small, non-itchy, red bumps near the base of my penis and in the pubic region. What could this be?

I have a few (maybe 4) small, non-itchy, red bumps near the base of my penis and in the pubic region. What could this be?

Genital area bumps: Many diagnoses include the presence of bumps on the genitalia, and you need to see a dermatologist to look at these things and tell you what they are. ...Read more

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I found a bump in the end of penis..near scrotum.it is red.i cant pop it.its painless.no burning.no itchy.i found pealy penile.the bump is soft

I found a bump in the end of penis..near scrotum.it is red.i cant pop it.its painless.no burning.no itchy.i found pealy penile.the bump is soft

Leave it alone if...: Without a direct look, it is hard to tell what it may be although it could be a hyperactive sebaceous gland of hair follicle or a varix. And pearly penile papules (PPP) are seen on the corona of glans penis, which are inborn and harmless. All these require no active care but counseling for better understanding. How to done these correctly? To articles in http://formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. ...Read more

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The skin on the shaft and base of my penis became red, itchy, chafed w/no bumps/blisters, 3 days after I clipped in that area.What could this be?

The skin on the shaft and base of my penis became red, itchy, chafed w/no bumps/blisters, 3 days after I clipped in that area.What could this be?

Razor burn: Skin infection/razor burn. Keep the area dry, wash with gentle soap and water, keep moisturized, and avoid sexual activity until resolved. If not improving, see a local doctor for possible antibiotic therapy. ...Read more

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Doc, i would like 2 ask, y after my masturbation, my penis head have a small red bump. Sometime its itchy. Thanks!

Doc, i would like 2 ask, y after my masturbation, my penis head have a small red bump. Sometime its itchy. Thanks!

Lesions: If you have ever been sexually active with a partner, this could represent an std like herpes. If you are not it could be a friction abrasion or possibly a yeast infection. Chemical irritation (detergent or another irritant). ...Read more

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I have medium sized red bumps along the bottom of my penis and ball sack, sometimes itchy rarely painful. What are some possible conditions?

I have medium sized red bumps along the bottom of my penis and ball sack, sometimes itchy rarely painful. What are some possible conditions?

Be evaluated....: Your question was answered. So, please follow my suggestions to take care of yourself, and further online surfing and chat may induce more unwanted uncertainty, anxiety, and even fear. ...Read more

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I have red bumps on tip on head of my penis. Not itchy or bothersome just troublesome to look at. Used condom but didn't shower for rest of day.

I have red bumps on tip on head of my penis. Not itchy or bothersome just troublesome to look at. Used condom but didn't shower for rest of day.

See answer: Red bumps on the head (glans) of the penis most commonly caused by either irritation, infection, or a specific type of dermatitis. Irritations can be related to trauma or specific irritant (chemical, spermicidal, lubricant, medication, etc). Infections more common in uncircumcised penis and often fungal/yeast (especially in diabetics) or std like hsv. If does not resolve with good hygiene, see md. ...Read more

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I had a bump on my thigh with black in it. It left a black/red scar. Sometimes have an itchy butthole and a single red dot on penis. Do I have herpes?

Get checked: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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Why is the opening of my vagina itchy and sore? My boyfriend has little red bumps on his penis. Could these be related?

Why is the opening of my vagina itchy and sore? My boyfriend has little red bumps on his penis. Could these be related?

Possibly: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more