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Should I be concerned about penile cancer or is it too too rare?

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In brief: Concern Yes

In usa penile cancers are relatively uncommon ( if circumcised even less ) compared to developing world.
Any ulcer or lesion on penis must be seen by a physician for presence or absence of penile cancer.

In brief: Concern Yes

In usa penile cancers are relatively uncommon ( if circumcised even less ) compared to developing world.
Any ulcer or lesion on penis must be seen by a physician for presence or absence of penile cancer.
Dr. Addagada Rao
Dr. Addagada Rao
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Rare in US

Fewer than 1% of the cancers in men are carcinoma of the penis.

In brief: Rare in US

Fewer than 1% of the cancers in men are carcinoma of the penis.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Rare

Penile cancer is rare.
You should see a health care provider if you have an abnormal growth or a sore that doesn't heal.

In brief: Rare

Penile cancer is rare.
You should see a health care provider if you have an abnormal growth or a sore that doesn't heal.
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
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