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About a week ago I felt a pimple like spot on the shaft of

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About a week ago I felt a pimple like spot on the shaft of my penis. It has now grown and become a little sore and cause slight discomfort. What could it be?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
It can be
a pimple or cyst
Infection [such as staph].
a wart
musculosum contagiosum
Fungal
It needs to be examined.
If you have a picture I can also take a look.
Use reply to let me know if you have further questions. [click reply to expert].
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.
How. Long can I expect to have this sore? Should I go to a sexual health clinic?
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Until you have a diagnosis, you won't know, and in fact it should be swabbed, and yes a doctor should look at it, and do labs as indicated.

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