Fordyce spots also termed Fordyce granules   are visible sebaceous glands that are present in most individuals. They are not associated with any disease or illness, nor are they infectious but rather they represent a natural occurrence on the body. No treatment is therefore required, unless the individual has cosmetic concerns.
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Back to Men's health. If you're worried, see your GP or visit a local sexual health clinic. These are small flesh-coloured lumps normally found on the head of the penis.
This hardened area stops the penis from stretching normally during an erection, and can affect its size and shape when erect. In severe cases, the hardened area can include the muscle and arteries of the penis, leading to problems with erections. It usually develops over time, but sometimes appears very quickly.
A year-old sexually active male presented to us with multiple, grouped, mildly itchy, tiny elevated lesions on the penis for 6 months. The lesions were static since their onset, without any increase in size and number. The patient has been married for last 2 years and has been in a monogamous relationship since then.
Discovering an unexpected lump anywhere on your body can be unnerving, but when that little bump decides to appear on your genitals, it can feel like a double whammy of awfulness. The good news is, when it comes to willies, many lumps and bumps that appear are actually easily treatable. Dr Di Cuffa reveals 10 possible causes of lumps and bumps on the penis, and what to do about them:.
Pimples can develop anywhere you have pores. This means they can form anywhere on your body, including the penis. Other bumps and lumps that occur around the penis could be something else entirely, and may require medical attention.
However, it is important to keep in mind that various sexually transmitted diseases can cause changes to the appearance of your penis. That is why it is best to have them evaluated by a doctor to rule out any STD. A common type of STD that presents as small bumps and is sometimes mistaken for pimples is genital herpes.
Much like the skin on other parts of your body, the skin on your penis is prone to rashes, acne, infections, and other conditions. Lumps and bumps on your penis — while potentially alarming — are common and usually noncancerous. In fact, the American Cancer Society reports that penile cancer is quite rare, affecting less than 1 inin the United States each year.
How many penises have you seen? Even for the most dick-inundated among us -- locker room attendees, adult-movie reviewers, bachelorette party gift designers -- the number probably pales in comparison to the number of other body parts necks, forearms, ankles you've seen. And when we don't see a lot of something, it's awfully hard to compare your body part to others' -- or to know what's normal. So when something appears on a guy's dick, panic ensues.