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Hi about 3 months ago I had a tiny(1-2 mm)bright red pimple

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Hi about 3 months ago I had a tiny(1-2 mm)bright red pimple like dot on my penis tip just on the rim.It seemed to become more of a blemish after a few days (mabye because I was examining it all the time),I put sudocreme on it but nothing happened,it just stayed the same,mabye faded and came back a bit.After a few days I just left it alone and it disappeared in about 4 weeks.A couple of days ago a tiny red dot came back and I'm now worried the same will happen again,the dot is not raised,sore it's just on my mind more than anything.Any suggestions what it could be?
Thank you
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Thanks for this question

Any way you could attach a picture?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Yes but how do I attach the file
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
You can attach to chat box or upload to photobucket
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Sorry I am on my Ifone and cannot seem to copy my pic!
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
Can you email it to [email protected]

It will take them several hours to get it to me ok?
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
Thanks

This appears to be a small, early genital wart

I would see your GP.

There are a variety of treatments available

You can freeze it or use acid

It should be easy to take care of
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
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