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A red shiny spot on penis has grown a little bit. It's flaky at times. Doesn't hurt or itch. Been here over a year and half. May have spread a lil ?

A red shiny spot on penis has grown a little bit. It's flaky at times. Doesn't hurt or itch. Been here over a year and half. May have spread a lil ?

L planus? Psoriasis?: As a guess, you might have lichen planus or psoriasis. Both are harmless. Google them for photos to compare with your penile rash. But there are ohter possibilities as well. There's no point in trying to know the cause by written description or online searching. Show it to your doctor, or ideally a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have a red spot , kind of shiny, the size of the tip of marker mabye, and it stays there for a month or 2 , on head of penis under foreskin?

I have a red spot , kind of shiny, the size of the tip of marker mabye, and it stays there for a month or 2 , on head of penis under foreskin?

Difficult to know: At your age a recurring but resolving lesion on the glans may be nothing to worry about. However, this is something that has to be looked at to know. It could require nothing or a topical medication but could require further testing and even a biopsy. No reason to risk a problem. Get it checked out by your pcp, a urologist or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have a small red spot (1-2mm) near the head of my penis that is painless. Redness seems to vary time to time. Is this a possible symptom of STD?

I have a small red spot (1-2mm) near the head of my penis that is painless. Redness seems to vary time to time. Is this a possible symptom of STD?

No way to know: Without being able to visualize this and obtain further history any comment would be nothing but a guess. You need to show this to a doctor and be diagnosed and treated appropriately. ...Read more

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I have red spot on penis having no pain no boundry what can I do can I infected ?

I have red spot on penis having no pain no boundry what can I do can I infected ?

Spot on penis: There are several possible causes of this and it is necessary for you to consult with your primary care doctor to be examined and determine the cause. Meanwhile do not have sexual activity until you know what the problem is. ...Read more

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Red spot on penis head after sex. What is this?

Red spot on penis head after sex. What is this?

IT MAY BE YEAST INFE: It may be yeas infection and use over the counter cream like econozole and have your sexual partnr rtreated as well as you have probabely contacted from your sex partner. ...Read more

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Slept with lady who had herpes. 2days later she had outbreak. I got red spot on penis 1 day after sex. changed to black next and peeled. Am I infected?

Slept with lady who had herpes. 2days later she had outbreak. I got red spot on penis 1 day after sex. changed to black next and peeled. Am I infected?

Here are some ...: Herpetic lesion wouldn't heal up in 1-2 days, but runs its certain course. So, the reported lesion may not be associated with HSV infection. But if your lifestyle and sexual practice are in high-risk category for contracting STD, go to Doc for testing and counseling soon for current concern and for future prevention. At this time, I wouldn't guess yes or no for being infected. ...Read more

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I have three small red spot on penis from one week I have take doxycycline 100 mg tab for it am I right?

I have three small red spot on penis from one week I have take doxycycline 100 mg tab for it am I right?

Spots on penis: If you are self diagnosing and self medicating then chances are you are wrong. Better to consult with a physician to diagnose your problem and give you proper treatment. ...Read more

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Red spot on penis glans over a month, exam & test for stds, expect STD test to be neg, haven't cut myself, used Monistat & neosporin. What could it be?

Red spot on penis glans over a month, exam & test for stds, expect STD test to be neg, haven't cut myself, used Monistat & neosporin. What could it be?

Here are some ...: Before doing something to your body, always verify if what you concerned is just some forms of normal variation or something related with resultant effect of some kinds of inflammation or infection which are commonly long-foreskin-related. So, have Doc review a detailed history and take a look at it, and the event significance as well as the direction of care will be evident. So, work closely with ...Read more

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