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I see a lot of small pimple looking things on the outer skin of my penis! help i'm freaking out?

I see a lot of small pimple looking things on the outer skin of my penis! help i'm freaking out?

Have it examined.: Have the area examined by you family doctor or a urologist. Without being able to visualize the area, i can not offer more specific advice. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more


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A small skin growth resembling a pimple on my back? Been there too long to be a pimple, I think.

A small skin growth resembling a pimple on my back?  Been there too long to be a pimple, I think.

Consult a Derm: Since you can't see it. Why not let a professional take care of it? See the dermatologist and while you are there get a full body examination. ...Read more

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Small pimple-like bump under skin. What could it be?

Small pimple-like bump under skin. What could it be?

Cyst: This is one of those "picture is worth a thousand words" kindof problems. It probably needs to be seen, but it could be a small cyst. If it grows or does not go away, or is bothersome, let your doctor look at it--quickest way to get the answer. ...Read more

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What to do if I have small pimple looking bump on skin help 10pts?

What to do if I have small pimple looking bump on skin help 10pts?

Lesion: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Sir list me atleast 3 foods to eat for a bright facial skin.I have small pimples on my face.

Sir list me atleast 3 foods to eat for a bright facial skin.I have small pimples on my face.

No such thing: That foods affect the skin appearance is more a myth than fact although I am sure that there may be a few individuals who have found that certain foods may aggravate their acne. See a dermatologist if this bothers you enough. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a lot of small pimples on my chin, what product is suitable for my Asian skin?

What to do if I have a lot of small pimples on my chin, what product is suitable for my Asian skin?

Acne treatments: There are several forms of acne and treatments are specific for different types of acne. Here are the mainstays of prescription treatment: clogged pores: tretinoin (retin a), Adapalene (differin), tazorac inflammatory lesions (red bumps, pustules): topical clindamycin, benzoyl peroxide, erythromycin, sulfur/sulfacetamide cysts: oral doxycyline, minocycline, tetracycline, accutane. ...Read more

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Small, colorless, pimple size bump on arm under skin. Can be picked off but just bleeds. What could this be?

Small, colorless, pimple size bump on arm under skin. Can be picked off but just bleeds. What could this be?

Skin tag: The skin in the armpits and in the groin is notorious for developing small benign growths called acrochordons or skin tags. Some people are prone to develop them, others only rarely. Could be a mole without pigment, too, but skin tags are quite common. ...Read more

Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

Pimples are a kind of acne, and are a condition where oil gets trapped in a pore of the skin resulting in small area of ...Read more