Sexually Transmitted Diseases/Bumps on glans head

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Glans texture
Glans texture  
Hi, the whole of the head of my glans has a weird bumpy texture with small spots all over it. They only show up when the penis is erect. I have some penile papules around the rim of my penis and also some fordyce spots on the shaft but this looks very different. Could you tell me what it is, if I could have caught it and how to get rid of it?
P.s I had a genital wart removed a while ago but that was round the back of the penis

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Paul,

Those are considered Fordyce's as well, which are basically acne with the follicle. Your skin ducts produce oil, which plugs up and becomes inflamed and creates the look you see in this image. While it may not be pleasant to look at, it is a part of your anatomy currently, but never fear! You can actually treat some of the symptoms of this by making an appointment with a dermatologist who can offer in-house services for this type of Fordyce's treatment. I have no idea how much it cost, but get back to me on that when you find out.

Cheers,

John

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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.

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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

Organizations
*American Public Health Association *National Commission on Health Education Credentialing

Publications
American Public Health Association, Student Assembly, Quarterly Newsletter 2012-2014

Education/Credentials
*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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Graduated with Distinction from Capella University AllExperts, Top Experts of 2014 (One and Multiple Categories)

Past/Present Clients
*Over 180 clients, lasting 30 sessions, in 5 locations during Florida service. *Over 150 clients, lasting 18 sessions, in 2 locations during South Carolina service.

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