Sexually Transmitted Diseases/red spots(bumps)


red spots or bumps
red spots or bumps  

red spots or bumps
red spots or bumps  
I'm a 41 year old  

I have a patch of these red raised bumps on the head of my penis. I've had it for few months, sometimes it starts small then getting larger ,dark red then it shades(light red),mostly in top of the head
painless,sometimes bumps/skin get rubbed off.
see attached photos
I've been sexually active (protected) most of the times ,but I had unprotected 6 or 7 years back
Thanks for your time

So logically, how would an encounter from 6-7 years ago affect you now? Simply stated: it wouldn't. All of us have dry skin and especially in the groin region, our skin cells lake sebaceous (oil producing) cells to keep our skin nice and moist. People can get acne on their scrotum, glans, and the shaft of their penis. The only difference is their isn't anything to pop. No whiteheads or blackheads. The sloughing of skin on your penis and the associated inflammation is quite common because I myself get it. I would recommend, if you've never been tested, or its been awhile, to think about getting a panel just for safety reasons. If you have further concerns, please consult your primary care professional and stay safe my friend.


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Educated and certified in STI information, HIV and AIDS, and trained in comprehensive sex education for teens and young adults. Providing counseling in sexuality, sexual interests, and sexual orientations, pregnancy prevention, safer sex initiatives, and teaching health education seminars to adults ages 18-65 for the past 3 years. Serve underserved clients in homeless shelters, workplace readiness programs, and detention centers. Three term AmeriCorps domestic service volunteer and Peace Corps nominee for Health Service to Lesotho and Rwanda. Providing services to the GLBTQIA populations of which I am a member.


3 years as a volunteer Emergency Medical Technician (Advanced) for 3 years and comprehensive sex educator for 3 years and parenting educator for 3 years. *North Carolina State Certified Emergency Medical Technician, #P083512 *Certified Health Education Specialist, #22589

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*Doctor of Education (candidate), K-12 Teacher Leadership; Capella University *Master of Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences; Capella University *Master of Education, Curriculum and Instruction; Concordia University-Portland *Bachelor of Arts, Psychology and English; East Carolina University

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