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Weird Bump On Penis
Hi. My bf has these weird bumps on his penis and he said he went to the doc and that it was find but he's not the best about being honest. Help?
Disonest boyfriend.: Many possibilities. e.g. the bumps may be infectious disease or infectious warts. If you do not have an honest boyfriend, how are you ever going to trust him and stay well. Recommend you re-evaluate your friend- ship and move on to a healthier relationship. Meanwhile get a check up to be sure you are OK. ...Read more
If i have a weird looking bump on my penis since i was a kid, i cant recall exactly but could be since birth, can i assume its not an STD?
Yes you can: You may want to ask your doctor what it is, so that you will know yourself what it is. Then you can have it documented in your medical records as a whatever your PCP determines the bump to be or not be/amelanotic mole or nevus? ...Read more
I have a weird ring like bump on my penis shaft, could the scar line be too weird cosmetically? Afraid about STD..
Ring-like bump: This needs to be evaluated by your doctor. Different causes have to be ruled in or out which depends on what the penis was exposed to before this bump appeared. Sure, STI or STD will be part of the evaluation by your doctor. Avoid any sexual contact right now until your doctor says you are clear from any STIs or the bump resolves. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have little bumps under the head of my penis I don't know what they are but it looks really weird I have never had this before. what should I do?
Here are some ...: What you recently noticed & described most likely represent pearly penile papules right next to frenulum in pairs, which are similar to those on the dorsal aspect of the corona of glans penis, has existed lifelong until your recent notice to them, & require no Rx. Of course, without a direct look, it's hard to give an accurate Dx. So, see urologist timely if still in doubt. Best wish ... ...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