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White Spots On Glans
One young man referred to the glans penis as the "mushroom part" of the penis - the sensitive end of the penis. This is different than "glands" - which are parts of the body that produce hormones. Examples are the thyroid gland which puts out thyroid hormone, or the ovary which makes estrogen, progesterone, etc. ...Read more
My penis has white patch on its foreskin & also something like white spots on the glans penis. It wasn't there 2 years ago. I am scared, please help!
I'm 20yo. I have 4 tiny pinkish white spots on the underside of my penis. 2 of them are on shaft and they feel bumpy and 2 are on the glans and flat.
Penis spots: Please see your doctor - this is not normal. ...Read more
I have white spots inside my foreskin not on the glans or below the foreskin but they are inside my foreskin.. They are not at all painful or?
Could be normal: Pearly penile papules are white or flesh colored bumps rimming the penile glans. They are benign and require no treatment. They can be treated with a laser, but this is not necessary. Other bumps could be an std and some of these would be painful. You should consult a physician. ...Read more
Here are some ...: How long have you seen them? Have they changed their size & color? And do they hurt or bother you? If being there with no change in size & color, and being comfortable, they are normal for you as seen in many men after long-term recurrent exposure to estrogen from sexual intercourse. If still in doubt, see Doc for a direct look and counseling as needed. ...Read more
I have had this white patch on the tip of my glans for quite a while this is also coupled with a white ring on my foreskin.I also have developed tony little spots on the underside of my glans. I am really concerned and would appreciate any advice on how t
Is 2 dried brown spots on glans of your penis dangerous
it doesnt grow but it is there only fixed
doesnt itches me?
It's best: to just have them looked at in person. While chances are they don't represent anything bad, as long as they're not open sores, painful, or itchy. However, without being able to see them, it's impossible to tell. ...Read more
I have 2 small non itchy spots on glans of penis link to image http://i1377.photobucket.com/albums/ah52/declanharmon/20140723_1502561_zpsb67a07e1.jpg
Mild balanitis: I would say you have a mild case of balanitis - which is Inflammation of the glans penis. It has many possible causes such as physical trauma (zipper?), infection (i.e. bacteria, virus, sexually transmitted diseases, or fungus), or irritation by environmental substances such as lotions/soaps etc. Because your case is very mild, I'm not worried about you. Check back though if worsens or call ur doc ...Read more
Here are some ...: This Q has been recurrent many times. Without a direct look at glans penis and further review of detailed clinical Hx, it's hard to decide if red spots on glans penis is long tight foreskin-related or not. If yes, circumcision is advised for recurrent balanoposthtis after ruling out other possibilities such as psoriasis, std-related skin disorders, etc. So, seek pro-evaluation & counseling timely. ...Read more