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Skin Penis Head
Likely frenulum: Web under head of penis. Often tears. Don't worry, you seem to have taken care of it. Consider seeing a urologist only if it recurs frequently. Good luck. ...Read more
My friend has some hard bumps and fissures of broken skin on penis head and around the lining of his foreskin.
White patches of skin on penis head, told its lichen sclerosus by a doctor. I did two courses (30 days each) of clobetasol propionat 0.05% no effect.
Bothering you?: Such skin change is not curable but manageable if symptomatic. Nonetheless, without a detailed history about its onset, duration, degree, progress, evolution, and sequence of events of all symptoms + a direct look at, it is hard to offer accurate diagnosis and advice. So, with these in mind, seek evaluation. ...Read more
Red skin on penis head/shaft not elevated good size patches no open sore no itch or ooze just devolved football shaped lump on balls which does itch?
See doctor: It is not possible to diagnose it over the internet. ...Read more
My friend has some hard bumps and fissures of broken skin on penis head and around the lining of his foreskin Skin gets irritated to cold air and burn?
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Ultrasound done. Not cancer. Looks like vessel clog. Lump under skin under penis head. Itchy only after masturbation. No pain. What could it be?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. It would be prudent to consult your doctor. ...Read more
Dry & flaky skin on penis head and shaft after unprotected vaginal sex. Irritation or maybe STI or fungal infection? Suggested treatment if fungal?
Don't do it: Why would you want to bandage the head of your penis?! ...Read more
Here are some...: Without a direct look at, it is hard to come up with a right diagnosis although pearly penile papules are likely if having been there for long with no change in size and no symptoms. If so, leave them alone; if still in doubt, seek evaluation and counseling for definite answer timely. ...Read more
Do you think my skin under my penis head is swollen because I bandaged it up because of sores from folliculitis on my head? Two days ago it was fine
Infected?: You shouldn't get folliculitis on the head of your penis. Folliculitis is an infection of hair follicles and there are no hair follicles there. So the sores you had there, and now the swelling that is spreading down the shaft makes me concerned that you might have an infection. Suggest you see your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
The skin on my penis head is swollen... What is this please? Can I take amoxicillin 500mg for this. Thanks
Infection? STD?: It's not possible to judge the cause based only on this description. Maybe an STD if at risk. If an infection of any kind, amoxicillin probably is NOT the best antibiotic. Do not try to treat it yourself with amoxicillin or anything else, and do not rely on a pharmacist's advice (common in some countries, although I don't know about the Philippines. Get professional health care. Good luck! ...Read more
I have what seems like extra skin near the penis head. I don't know if it's a skin tag or not. Is that normal? I'm worrying
Seems: To be a skin tag. Send picture ...Read more
I have itching on my skin of my penis head. No discharge just itching and tiny pinkish whitish dots. Skin looks a little irritated. I'm nervous help?
Tough to say: Diagnosing rashes over the computer is very hard. Little "pinkish whitish dots" do not sound too worrisome, but see a dr. For a history and physical. Best wishes. ...Read more
The skin on my penis head keeps peeling after healing which exposes red raw flesh. This is the third time in three months. What's wrong?
Friction?: Are you wearing tight underwear or pants? If you do you may be causing undue friction which is irritating your skin. ...Read more
I have skin on my penis head which is brownish, wrinkled, shiny and smooth to touch. Is this skin scarred? I have a doctors appointment in a 4 days.
Circle purple vein under skin on uncut penis head. 4 normal veins flow into it, bulges a little and more when erect, no pain, maybe 1/4 size of penny?
Venous hemangioma: This is a benign blood vessel proliferation or also called the blood bessel tumor called hemangioma there benign vascular tumors tangled small vessels they can bleed and grow slowly removing is difficult as they are very vascular and bleeding is a problem you should consult urologist. ...Read more
I have a extra skin near my Penis head. Is it cauliflower wart or extra skin. Is the extra skin cause by too much masterbate? I'm a virgin pls help
Get seen, Brian: Enjoying your body won't change the distribution of skin. This may be a remnant of your foreskin if you're circumcised, or a short foreskin if you're not; it may be a common wart or you may have one or more pearly papules if it's around your corona. Get with your physician to review some of the basics about your body, now that you're a grown man. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have very dry and peeling skin on my penis head, there's also three small bumps on my penis head one even scabbed over but was leaking clear yellowi?
You need to see doctor, have culture done, and depending on history--evaluation for transmitted diseases. Do this today if possible.
Do not take chances. You may be prescribed medications before cultures are returned.
Good luck. ...Read more
Peeling skin, itchiness on penis head for 5 weeks. Taking 400mg Nizoral (ketoconazole) daily for fifth time. Relieves itching but skin still peeling off. Sugestion?
From last 2 months I have round nail size glassy reddish brown skin rash on penis head on right corner. It it yeast infection?
33 m married recently. Red colored skin rash on penis head, no itching/irritation. Wife is recently diagnosd with yeast infectn. Hv'nt had unprotected sex?
Contact dermatitis: Sometimes lubricant or powder used for any purpose might cause irritation. Just to be sure have your spouse md take a quick look to guide him to right treatments! Regards and happy honeymoon! ...Read more
See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
I hv small white pimple like things under my penis head skin (glans). How do I find out what it is?
Biopsy: Get a medical evaluation. Biopsy may be necessary. It could be a cyst or infection or an ingrown hair. Good luck. ...Read more
I have small white pimple-like things under my penis head skin (glans) and penis is also curved. Is this a concern?
Hi. I was circumcised at 17. Before that my penis head was pink. After circumcision there are brown skin patches on my penis head. What can I do?
Photo might help: Brown patches skin on penis head after circumcision at 17 years old. Probably just a hyperpigmentation as you grow older. If that is the case you don't have much to worry about. On the other hand if you have any other urinary symtoms such as burning, red urine, irritation of the skin of penis, etc. It may be worthwhile to check with your doctor. A photograph may help. Thank you and good luck!!! ...Read more
A 1yr old that has puss filled sacks right under skin below head of penis on bottom side. Notice when I bathed him help please I'm so scared?
Needs evaluation: This may reflect an infection (such as balanitis), which may sometimes develop as a result of hygiene issues, because this is a difficult area to keep clean. In any event, this problem should be evaluated by a pediatrician as abscesses (collections of pus) typically require antibiotics and may require incision and drainage to prevent progression and to encourage proper healing. ...Read more
Any home treatment for skin colored bumps in penis head? I can see it clearly if it erected. If erected head color comes red.
My penile skin has many fordyce spots and are multiplying + penis head skin is bumpy and rough since many years. I daily wash my genitals. Why happen?
See urologist. ..: What you described suggests nothing important but mentally annoying. These evolving change in penile appearance over years may happen to few men and can not be cured but keeping on evolving at slow pace - not cancer. Of course, it is still very hard to give perfect diagnosis without a direct look at & feel on these spots, and even biopsy-though rarely needed. So, seek timely evaluation/ counseling ...Read more