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White Spots On Penus
Normal variation?: Difficult to answer without an exam. In a non-sexually active teenager, white spots or small bumps on the penile shaft are usually just prominent sebaceous glands or hair follicles which are normal. If that does not appear to be the answer and you are concerned, recommend you see your doctor. ...Read more
Doctor can check: Rashes are quite hard to describe and diagnose in words. A primary care doctor, a dermatologist, or a urologist will have to look at a penis rash in order to tell what it is. If an eczema rash, hydrocortisone cream helps. Some rashes are an allergy to something. Hydrocortisone also helps allergic rashes. If warts or some other infection, special treatments are needed. Some penis bumps are normal. ...Read more
Penis spots: Penis spots 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
Benign papules : Pearly penile papules are like a minature "string of pearls" around head of penis, white or purple. More common or prominent in uncircumcised men. They are perfectly normal. Sometimes called "tyson's" glands, but aren't glands. May contribute to smegma formation. Have it seen by a dr. If not as described above or if there is any concern. ...Read more
I have two white spots on my penis and the bottem of it is like turning itself from dark to light. Should i be worried?
Don't know: What you're describing, but you should mention it to your doctor at your next visit. ...Read more
Unclear, but...: The specifics of your Q are not clear enough to deduce reasonable answer, such as referring to smegma, which is the debris of normal skin shedding-off, called, desquamation, or small lesions of <1 mm along corona of glans or beside frenulum, called, pearly penile papules, which are inborn and benign. So, have a urologist take a direct look to assure what you really refer to. ...Read more
Needs an exam: Some conditions that can cause such problems include Psoriasis, Lichen Planus, Seborrheic Dermatitis, Lichen Simplex, and Lichen Sclerosis. Pre-cancerous lesions can also occur on the privates. A dermatologist can diagnose the problem, although sometimes a biopsy is necessary to determine the cause. There are treatments, once the cause is determined. ...Read more
I have white spots below the head of my penis they don't hurt or anything, they are just worrying me what they could be
Have white spots on my penis they dont bother me but looks weird recently just started appearing right below my foreskin?
Penis spots: Sight unseen they likely have been there a long time and are within normal,if worried have a medical professional look at them ...Read more
What to do if I have started to notice some white spots on my penis head's bottom the base part.. can anyone tell what is this?
Here are some...: Without a direct look, it's hard to tell what it may be, but clinically these spots may be so-called pearly penile papules or something related to the effects of long tight foreskin according to what you briefed. How to put all the related things together correctly for right care/counseling? Follow on instruction articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Best wish to health ...Read more
I had unprotected oral sex and now notice white spots on my penis, is this something to worry about?
Need to see this: Without being able to see these lesions there is little way to answer your questions other than by guessing. See a doctor. ...Read more
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