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Red Rash On Shaft
I have a red rash on the shaft of my penis with medium sized raised bumps. I am not sexually active and did not notice it last night? Can you help me.
Give it 48 hrs: If no discomfort, just give it a couple of days to see if they would go away. If they are getting worse, painful, or itchy, see your doctor. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex and now I have 3 red dots on head of my penis and a itchy red rash around the shaft and base of my penis is this a std?
Probably not: None of the stds does that. It's probably a skin issue. Eczema is common. ...Read more
I had unprotected sex w/unknown woman (second partner for me ever) Four days later I noticed a red rash on my penile shaft (maybe slightly raised)?
Exam: It is impossible to know exactly what it is without an exam. See your doctor. Unless you have a discharge or sores, it is unlikely to be serious. All the best. ...Read more
I have a red rash on my penis shaft near my groin area. It is also secreting clear like fluid from the rash. Is it eczema/dermatitis/yeast infction?
it sounds like something you need to have checked out by a physician. Based on the symptoms and signs you have described it could be several things. Eczema typically does not secrete clear fluid, nor does dermatitis. Yeast is a possibility but you still need to rule out other things such as herpatic lesions especially if there is pain associated with the rash. ...Read more
I noticed small red rash-like bumps on the shaft of my penis in several areas, and it has been itching. Any idea what it may be?
Need to be seen!: Best thing to do is to have it checked by a dermatologist. If the small bumps are dome shaped with a central dimple, it could be molluscum contagiosum. This is a skin rash caused by a viral infection that can spread by sexual contact. Early lesions on the genitalia may be mistaken for herpes or warts but, unlike herpes, these lesions are painless. Have it checked and diagnosed. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Do I have chlamydia or another s.T.D.? I have 3 small red rash-looking spots on the shaft on my penis and I don't really get a burning sensation when I urinate. Sometimes it burns slightly, but nothing bad. It's easily tolerable. Other times, I don't get
You should really be seen by a doctor. The "red-rash looking spots" on your penis could represent a syphilis lesion or maybe even warts or herpes. On the other hand you may not even have an std and the area could be irritation, burn, or abrasion from multiple reasons. The best thing in this situation is to see a doctor and have std testing done.
Good luck. ...Read more
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
My son has looks like a red rash on the under part of shaft... He keeps itchinh it. He's 7. Is there anything over the counter he can use to help heal?
Hi, I'm really concerned about a rash on the side of my penile shaft. There is no fluid it's just red, and chaffed looking. I'm a virgin?
Right or left?: Might be related to self stimulation, is it on the same side as your hand preference? Try a vaseline and a day or two of rest. If not better within a few days check it out with your physician or a healthtap prime consult! ...Read more
My 10months old baby been having rashes & redness ard his anus. Usually 3-1week recover. Comes and go easily.
Pruritus ani: We call this condition as pruritus ani. Commonest cause is intolerance to milk products. If you are using formula milk/ pasturized milk which we adults use from groceries, consult your paediatrician who will recommend the right formula, substituting a non lactose containing preparation. ...Read more
I had facial three days back and I found redness and rashes this morning. Please suggest me a way to reduce these rashes on my face.
Rash: Sounds like skin was derma braided. Use sunscreen with aloe vera 2-3 times/day for next three weeks to protect the healing areas. ...Read more
I have a rash on my shaft and thighs. The one on my shaft is alittle red and itches. The one on my thighs swells up if rubbed too much. Also on pubic?
Hello, I had unprotected sex-am a male-with a woman 6 days ago. This was my first partner in 7 years and previously only had one partner. About 4 1/2 days later I noticed a red rash (slightly raised) near the base of my penile shaft. It still remain
Probably not an STD: No STD causes this sort of rash or in this location. If primarily blisters that become pimples then open sores or scab-covered, herpes would be a concern. But this sounds more like physical irritation, allergy (e.g. vaginal hygiene product), or a superficial non-STD skin infection, e.g. fungal. It doesn't sound worrisome, but if it continues or you remain concerned, see a doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
Hello, I have little white bumps on my balls. Some of the bumps are puss filled. Also I have a small red rash on the base of my penis shaft.?
Papules: The little bumps on your scrotum are normal actually. They are glandular/papular in nature. When they occur on the penis their called pearly penis papules. Don't go squeezing them. Your likely just invite infection. Now the rash, it could be anything from fungus to heat rash to an STD like syphilis. You should be checked by your primary doctor. ...Read more
Boyfriends friend down there is irritated (shaft of it on the side is rash looking like) he has a couple of red bumps when pee it burns a little?
Asking Again: Not sure why you have to ask this question repeatedly. Your boyfriend needs to be seen at the family medical cline or the STD clinic today. ...Read more
I don't know what to do about this rash on my penis its a dry skin type rash on the right side of my shaft that seems to go away on and off, and now is on the cusp of my penis but very miner, its pinkish red, and looks like there's almost slits on my penis
I have a red non-itchy non-painful rash on my penile shaft. There are lines radiating from it. Its been 5 months since I've had sex (protected)?
SSee derm: See your dermatologist to discuss treatment options. This could be several things. ...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
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
Red dryish rash around foreskin towards the urethra. A tiny bit on the shaft. Also, Itchy all over scrotum red/shiny sheds skin. What is this?
Need to be examined: Can't judge by the description, more history and physical examination is needed for better management, good luck ...Read more
Hello, I have been having an issue with the skin of my penis for a few weeks. It started out like a rash, with red, itchy skin that eventually peeled. And then I started to develop a ring of tight skin around the shaft that looked very saturated (like you
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Herpes: Red, itchy, painful episodes of rash in the boxer shorts area is herpes until proven otherwise. Breakouts may occur during times of physical or mental stress. Treatment can include anti-virals, which may either be taken on an episodic or daily preventive basis. You can get a blood test that tells you whether it's hsv I or hsv ii. ...Read more
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Find the cause: The cause of your problem has to be first diagnosed before a treatment is offered. ...Read more
How about applying clindamycin solution and betamathesone w/ gentamycn on my face? Is it effective for redness rashes on my face?
Might not work: The common redness rashes on the face are rosacea and eczema. Topical antibiotic alone works for rosacea but not the one with topical steroid. Eczema might just need topical steroid but Betamethasone is too strong for the thin skin in the face. Also, there are many other skin diseases that looks red too. Since you get prescriptions for those meds, you should see your doctor for correct diagnosis. ...Read more