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Small white bump on penile shaft

I am 20 years old, a couple of weeks ago, I found a single small white bump on my penile shaft. It does not hurt, itch, or irritating in any way. The skin on this bump is some time flaky. I have had sex twice but both with the same person, but this was over eight months ago. Is this an STD or some thing else? Will I be able to have sex with this bump present? Can this spread to other areas of my body if touched?

All information will be appreciated,

- Daniel

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Without examination,confirmation of a diagnosis is tough but it can be contact dermatitis,rash due to friction rub,folliculitis,cysts  or molluscum contagiosum(multiple, small, dome-shaped papules, often with a central depression or plug) .

Apply warm compresses,Neosporin ointment and calamine lotion and avoid messing with it.You  can take anti-inflammatory pain killers like ibuprofen or acetaminophen.If the lump persists then it will be best to get it evaluated from a dermatologist.

Hope it helps.Take care and pls do keep me posted on how you are doing or if you have any additional queries.Warm regards.

Hi   I have a small white bump about the size of a small grain of white rice .. and kind of looks like that as well. I had my dermatologist look at it and she said it wasn't anything to worry about . I forgot what she called it, but she described it as a sealed pore? Anyway she told me it would not go away. It is very noticeable when I have an erection, and I would like to get it removed. Any advise on how to go about this?
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Thanks for the advice, for now I'm just going to leave it alone. It hasn't been bothering me and seems to be going away. I am going to the doctor's soon to get an appropriate examination.
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I have notice these small bumps on my penile shaft, I have been to a doctor and results came back negative. I notice these bumps when i was masturbating a lot, they are not getting any bigger or spreading but noticeable. Any advice?
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i had these small white bumps on my penis at first they didn't bother me but then like later during the day it was more that came out i though noting of it but now it irritates and all the small bumps popped and white stuff came out i don't got more bumps but its still irritates
what should i do i am a little bit scare
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hey i got a lump on the shaft of my penis its small didnt hurt unless i squeezed it really hard and it popped but nothing came out just water and then i made a small cut and dug it out and the area is not healing well it doesnt hurt ot bother me at all unless i pinch the area really hard its only one lump and its no longer there its been a around a month since bump appeared any ideas what it is
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