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Skin Colored Bump On Penis
Any home treatment for skin colored bumps in penis head? I can see it clearly if it erected. If erected head color comes red.
I have these skin colored bumps on my penis there where a couple now there are a couple more I have never had sex and don't no if I should worry?
Penile Lesions: See your dermatologist for a diagnosis. Unless the lesions are seen, it is very difficult to make a diagnosis. The bumps could be a virus called molluscum contagiosum. The bumps could be warts. The bumps could be cysts. The bumps could be hair follicles. The lesions need to be seen to have a diagnosis. ...Read more
For a few years now I've had what you might call a rush of skin colored bumps on my penis. They used to itch a lot. How do I test for what this is?
Maybe normal: Your profile says you are only 17 years old. Anything that has been present for "several years? Probably is normal or at leat not harmful. Your description doesn't suggest anything serious. See a doctor to be sure. ...Read more
Sebaceous glands: Oil glands. They are normal. Leave them alone. They are there for a purpose. ...Read more
My husband has a small like bump on his penis. Just one. It's skin colored and smooth. He's not sure how long its been there. What can it be?
Yes: These are enlarged pilosebaceous units. Most men have them when we get our hair, and they are largest when we are teens. ...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
Penis bump: 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 counsel you for prevention. ...Read more
I have white bumps under my penis and also two bumps same like my skin color bumps on my penis shaft?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more
3 skin colored painless bumps that don't itch appeared on the top of the head of my circumcised penis that I don't know what it is..
See a urologist/derm: Almost certainly B9 but should be checked by a urologist or dermatologist ...Read more
I have an isolated skin colored bump that's on my low/mid penis shaft, what does this sound like?
May be...: If its presence is lifelong, painless, and stable, it could be a mole, which requires no active care. If just happening in a not long past, painless, but increase in size, it could be a wart. At times, excision for biopsy is needed for final confirmation to ease the concern. Best wish... ...Read more
So I've had these skin colored bumps just below the waist line and right before my penis. I also have a couple on my shaft.
Doctor can evaluate: Rashes are hard to describe and hard to visualize in words. Rashes of bumps above the the penis may be warts, molluscum (viral), blackheads (comedones), or be folliculitis, which is an infection in the little hair follicles in the skin. Rashes that itch a lot may be allergic reactions and/or skin infections. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can evaluate to help decide on a diagnosis. ...Read more
I have these small skin colored bumps on the underside of my penis and testicles --what could they be?
Small cluster of bumps on shaft of penis, barely off skin color. Smaller when erect. Could these be hpv? Or what?
Woke up with 6 skin colored bumps on the shaft of my penis. Tried popping but couldn't, now they are shrunk and a little itchy. No puss or fluid?
Bumps on the penis:
The most common sexually transmitted disease is condyloma, which presents as flesh-colored or tan-brown bumps. These bumps can be anywhere on the penis, the scrotum, or in the pubic area.
There are several other causes of bumps on the penis, including lichen planus, that are not contagious.
An evaluation by a dermatologist is recommended. ...Read more
I have had 3 bumps on my penis shaft for as long as I remember and I am a virgin. They do not hurt and are skin color any idea on what they could be?
If all you say: Is true then they are probably benign papules and not a cause for worry, but ifyou really want to be sure allow your doctor to examine them. ...Read more
Noticed small bumps on the head of penis. They are similar to my skin color, but lighter. No pain or itchiness. Sexually inactive for 10 mo's.
Well in the last month it started growing one small bump skin color on the head of my penis. Scared it could be one std.
Get it checked: You have this bump on your penis and it is getting bigger and you are scared it could be std. I think it is about time you should consult your doctor to find out what it is due to, it needs to be examined. ...Read more
So I have 1 to 5 bumps on my penis. I never had sex nor kissed anybody I do not know. The bumps are skin color (not red). Is this herpes?
No: No this might be irritation to skin, if you masturbate without using lubricant you might cause damage to skin, Visit doctor to examine you. ...Read more
I have small skin colored bumps on the shaft of my penis and one in my pubic area I pop them and they just bleed there is no puss is it a rash?
EXAMINE: SEE YOUR DOCTOR FOR A HISTORY AND FOCUSED EXMAINATION ...Read more
Small HPV like bumps on the shaft of my penis, had even prior to sexual activity. Just barely off skin color. Smaller when erect. Any idea? I am 16
Probably not..., but: I assumed you're 16 and virgin. If so, the described lesions may likely be small moles, and its visible relative size may look varying resulting from skin stretch at erection and comparison to the engorged erect penis. So, if they don't hurt you and have no change in their number and configuration, leave them alone. If still in doubt, see expert timely. But ultimate determination relies on biopsy. ...Read more
My testicles and penis are completely covered in very small, skin colored bumps. I am a virgin and have had this since age10. No insurance so no doc.?
Genital bumps: These bumps are usually harmless sebaceous oil glands. No treatment is needed. ...Read more
I have this itch on my crotch above my genitals. Nothing on my penis or scrotum. They are small skin colored bumps and turn white when itched, help?
Possible fungal inf: The most common cause of groin itch is the fungal infection similar to athletes foot. There are many products in the pharmacy (over the counter, no prescription needed) which can be very useful. Try tinactin (tolnaftate) cream. But there are numerous products, powders, sprays, ointments and creams. My preference is for creams made for athlet' foot. If you donot improve in 1 week, please see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Some skin colored bumps appeared of approx 1-2mm small on penis foreskin and on scrotum. Some bumps are dry and they are very itchy. How to treat them?
POSSIBLE Fordyce: Spots, which are visible seabaceous glands. Please see your doc for diagnosis. Please don't worry. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I think I might have an STD I have been monogamous with my partner for over a year now and about 2 months ago these really small skin colored bumps began to appear on my shaft close to the head of the penis. I have never had an outbreak of any sort before
The: The best way to get a correct diagnosis for the lesions on your penis is to have them examined by your doctor. The doctors who write for this cite, can provide educated ideas but by researching this on -line you have already made informed guesses as to what your lesions might be. Nothing can replace a physical examination. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a bump on my penis shaft. It is regular skin color maybe a bit more red. Is this herpes or pimples? It is a single lesion. Pus seems clear.
Here are some. ..: Without specific characteristics such as size, number, color, texture, distribution, foreskin, symptoms, duration, recurrence, etc. Of the bump, an accurate Dx could not be reached. So, collect and bring those to see Doc timely. But, clinically, rashes in glans penis from balanoposthitis in long / tight foreskin are the most common possibility. Rx? Topical hygiene + topical anti-fungal cream... ...Read more
Possible irritation: Small bumps on the head of the penis, especially in an uncircumcised male, most often either a normal variation or minor self-limiting irritation that resolves with good mild soap and water hygiene and avoidance of local irritants. Less often due to a bacterial or fungal/yeast infection - most commonly in diabetics and associated with redness, whitish discharge, and discomfort which may require rx. ...Read more