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Doctor insights on: Red Sores On Tip Of Penis

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I have small red sores on my glans. Uncircumcised, they do not itch, hurt or look infected. Could it be from masturbation? Or over washing of penis?

I have small red sores on my glans. Uncircumcised, they do not itch, hurt or look infected. Could it be from masturbation? Or over washing of penis?

Here are some...: To attest if what you saw on glans penis is related with masturbation, stop it for 1-2 wks and see to examine the sequence of events. In general, a young of 17 should have healthy tender skin without obsessive cleansing-even for uncircumcised foreskin. So, seek evaluation & counseling. To get the related things done correctly, follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more

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I have non painful red sores on my penis shaft and on skin where pubic hair grows, is it herpes? Or is it possibly something else?

I have non painful red sores on my penis shaft and on skin where pubic hair grows, is it herpes? Or is it possibly  something else?

Most likely herpetic: Most likely herpetic but must be swabed at site,,,have urine sent for std,,blood work for hiv std,,must protect yourself,,talk to your partner,,will need treatment, ...Read more

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Tip of penis discomfort. Some redness and itching. No sores. Has been ongoing 2 months. Herpes?

Tip of penis discomfort. Some redness and itching. No sores. Has been ongoing 2 months. Herpes?

Not likely herpes: hello : a herpes infection is unlikely to last 2 months. we would have to look at other causes of this problem. psoriasis, contact dermatitis from soaps, and lubricants used during sexual activity. a rash on the scalp. for example, or the knees and elbows would make this more likely psoriasis. the causes of a rash in this area of the body are usually complex and require patience. ...Read more

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I'm concerned because I have swollen skin around the head of my penis and red blotches on the head. No sores, but feels irritated.?

I'm concerned because I have swollen skin around the head of my penis and red blotches on the head. No sores, but feels irritated.?

Balanitis-posthitis: Most such skin reactions on the penis are due to fungi. This is known as balanoposthitis. See a urologist or your family doctor for a topical cream. ...Read more