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Tiny Red Bumps On Head Of Penis
Tiny little red bumps on the head of penis after washing it with a scented body wash no iching or burning??
Ok: There are many little glands in all skin and they will grow red with a bit of irritation. Everything is fine, don't worry ...Read more
Have tiny red bumps directly underneath the head of my penis. They tend to itch occasionally. What could this be?
Here are some...: To verify if what you've observed in glans penis is related with tight long foreskin, see urologist timely so to reach right Dx for right care; if not related with foreskin or not pearly penile papules along penile corona, circumcision is needed for long-term care, but currently, improve topical hygiene with adequate cleansing & drying + judicious use of topical ant-fungal - steroid cream. ...Read more
So on Wednesday my gf and I had sex thursday morning I materbated later on thursday I seen a tiny red bump on head of my penis my gf and I are clean?
Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health,
Dermatologic conditions are hard to evaluate without seeing them in person.
Pimples are pretty common. Irritation without anything wrong at the area where urine comes out are two (of several) minor problems that are not STD's.
Warts, Herpes are std's that can look like a red bump. ...Read more
I have 2 groups of 3 small white/red bumps on the back of my penis right under the head is there something wrong?
Bumps on penis: It's almost impossible to comment whether the bumps you see on your penis are normal or not by your description. You should see a medical doctor or a urologist to be examined. ...Read more
Pearly penis papules: Ring of small skin colored bumps around head of penis just beyond the circumferential groove are normal and nothing to be concerned about. Sometimes called tyson's glands, but in fact are not glands. Tend to be more promininent in the uncircumcised penis. ...Read more
A friend of mine has small red bumps on the head of his penis and it doesn't irritate him and it has been continuous for the past 4 years, what is it?
Since they have been there for 4 years and has not caused a problem it does not seem serious but you could see a dermatologist.
They sound like papules depends on the size ...Read more
What are all of these small red bumps on the head of my penis? They're also surrounding the urethra. It seems like they're spreading.
Small red bumps that appeared out of nowhere today on the head on my penis and when I pull back the foreskin. They don't really hurt or itch?
Bumps on penis: It would be useful to know, if you have any other signs or symptoms along with these red dots like itching, fever, swelling of head of penis (glans penis). The shape and contour of the said red dots is also important. Also as per you description, you noticed them after having sex. This may indicated a sexually transmitted infection. If they are red rash like spots with itching and/or swelling of head, then it could be an yeast (candida) infection. Small blister like lesions with pain and fever may strongly indicate a herpes infection. Molluscum contagiosum infection can appear as small bumps with central depression. Also, genital warts due HPV (Human papilloma virus) infection can present as small pink/red bumps over penis. ...Read more
Hello, I have been experiencing small red bumps in my penis head sometimes accompanied by itchiness. I haven't had any sex in months, just martubation?
Here are some...: Without a direct look at, it is hard to draw a conclusion for diagnosis and treatment, but clinically, such bumps are most likely related with long foreskin with inflammatory change on foreskin or/& glans penis - called balanoposthitis or posthitis if involving foreskin only or balanitis if glans penis only. More? Ask doc, preferably urologists. ...Read more
I have small red bumps on my penis. They are mostly concentrated on the head, but there are some along the shaft. They are very itchy. What is this?
Be seen: They could be many things. Be seen for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more
My girlfriend has reddnes and pain on the genitalia and I have tiny red bumps and flaking skin around the bumps on my penis head. For about 2 days now?
Here are some. ..: If what you described indeed happened to both in the same time frame, one has to consider if these Sx and signs were related with possible use of sex-enhancing or safe-sex- agents or possible STDs. If going away in 2-3 days predictably, the former concern is possible; if lingering, the latter is the concern. Nonetheless, seek timely evaluation and counseling for now and future. ...Read more
Get checked: It hard to say by description. Best to be on the safe side. Get checked by doctor for possible STD. ...Read more
I have a lot of tiny red bumps near the cut line on circumsized penis foreskin, same size as the papules on the head of penis, what could they be?
Pearly penile papule: These are probably normal variant but you could be checked as part of your next exam to rule out warts which would be unusual in that location. ...Read more
After swimming in a pool wearing new swimming shorts for 1rst time, I saw small red bumps on the head of my penis around the urethra and that hurts?
I have small red bumps under the head of penis they don't hurt normally/during sex only dry masturbation haven't changed in size/color what could it be?
May be normal: It may be normal but just have a professional take a look. May be normal for someone who is not circumsized. ...Read more
What does it mean when there are many small red bumps on the head or around the head of a males penis? Can this be normal or a sign of an std?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you will find out and you will get the best treatment. ...Read more
I have small red bumps on the tip of my penis they irritate me, I also noticed these pimple like things around the penis head. Also skin peeling off?
I have a urinary issue? It's burns when I pee at base of head of penis, premature ejaculation No discharge small red bumps on shaft look like pimple
It's time: For a medical evaluation. Infection needs to be ruled out. Take care. ...Read more
I have dry and cracking skin on the shaft of my penis a little bit of flaking and I sometimes get tiny red bumps but not often at all?
What would cause clusters of small painless but tender red bumps with dried skin and a shiny appearance on a penis.
On the back of the tip of the penis I have two small white areas of skin (discolored) and they have little little red bumps in them. Never had sex.
Small red bumps on penile shaft forskin and above the penis. When they showed up I was also having two days of drinking and around the mouth I had two?
Infection?: You MAY have an infection. The only way to know for sure it to see your doctor, which I encourage you to do. Please discuss your drinking habits w/him/her also. If a drinking problem is developing please catch it before it can do more damage. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Red bumps on head of penis kind of hurt but they are not herpes. Was tested in could not figure out what it was. Help?
Inverse Psoriasis?: I recently have biopsied a patient who I thought had herpes (he was hsv2 +), however the biopsy came back as psoriasis- it's rare on the penis, but it happens. Other possibilities include a drug eruption, yeast infection/candidiasis, zoon's balanitis or hpv (genital warts). Have a dermatologist or urologist evaluate the area- a biopsy may be necessary. ...Read more
No need to treat: "pearly penile papules" are a normal finding in many men, especially if uncircumcised. Often referred to as "tyson's glands" although not glands. An occasional dermatologist might try to eridicate them with laser, under local anesthesia. But, this is entirely unnecessary. Bumps are not a sign of any disease and do not require any treatment. ...Read more
I have red bumps on my penis head. They itch and ive had them for about 3 days. What could this be?
See answer: Most common causes of itchy, red bumps on the glans penis include: 1) "balanitis": inflammation usually associated with being uncircumcised, poor hygiene, excess moisture, and/or diabetes and due to an overgrowth of yeast/fungus; 2) contact dermatitis or allergic response to some irritant, usually chemical (e.g. spermicidal, condom, soap); or 3) dermatitis: atopic, seborrheic). Rx based on cause. ...Read more
I have a ring of what looks like red bumps near the head of my penis but not on the head. I wasn't sure what it could be.?
Infection/Inflammati: This is difficult to answer without asking you further questions or even seeing a picture of the lesion. Could be inflamed skin or infection. Please come on virtual consult for further help ...Read more
See doctor: He should really see a doctor if this has been present for more than a week to check it out. ...Read more
I had lil red bumps on the head of my penis for a month or so then they disappeared, what could it hav been?
Penile "bumps": Tis could be a std (herpes), folliculitis (hair follicle inflammation), skin abrasion or a manifestation of another problem such as a reaction to detergents or cancer. Correct diagnosis requires examination by your medical doctor, dermatologist, or urologist. You should have this evaluated as you may be at risk for spreading infection, or this issue may signal a more worrisome health problem. ...Read more