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Hi,Just noticed 3 slightly red and mildly raised spot like

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Hi, Just noticed 3 slightly red and mildly raised spot like things on head of penis, along with a 5mm by 10mm roughly raw patch, not itching or painful, whst could it be? Thanx

Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Hi--any chance of posting a photo on this page?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
If you can't that's fine. Are you saying these are just red and maybe a little firm but not really blisters?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Hi

Sorry will upload photos later on as don't have access from phone.

But it was 3 like red little raised bumps, about 1-2mm in size, seem to have gone except one!

We're sore to touch initially.

The other bit is like a thin film of skin is gone and a sore patch about 7x7mm in size, red raw.

This was after a single sex session.

Thank you for reply
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
OK Wayne--and we can continue later if you have the photos but this doesn't sound like an STD. This sounds more like either balanitis whoch is a yeast infection or an inflammatory eczema. For now, you could try Lamisil cream three times a day for a week to see if that clears it up and if that doesn't, I'd suggest that you have a doctor look at it
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Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Wayne--that does look very much like a yeast infection. Try the Lamisil cream for a week and see your doctor if that doesn't resolve it

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