Red itchy raised ulcer under penis , is it a cancer ?
i hv been suffering from epidermal
nevus since childhood , now i m 17.
it itches a lot , oozes too ...
during last few years an ugly looking
ulcer hv developed over scrotum just
below penis corner...!!
its red , itchy , doesnt pain n oozes
especially during hot conditions..
it has 2 small raised structure.....n
white acne like thing too.....
wats that !!??
is it a melanoma.....??? or sumthing
How are you? What other symptoms are present? An epidermal nevus is a benign patch of skin seen at birth or develop in early childhood caused by an overgrowth of skin cells which can be be flat, tan patches of skin or raised, velvety patches.It can become thicker and darker and develop a wart-like appearance. If there are other symptoms present like itchiness, presence of ulcer and other skin lesions, it is best that you have this checked by your doctor to rule out infection as well as epidermal nevus syndrome, which consists of extensive epidermal nevi with abnormalities of the CNS, skeleton, skin, cardiovascular system, genitourinary system, and eyes. Direct clinical examination and additional diagnostic tests may be done. Take care and do keep us posted.
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