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Question: Help, concerned with small bumps
|Dagget - Sun Jan 07, 2007 1:29 am||
Hi, I'm a 15 year old, who has recently noticed a large number of small bumps, which appear to be under the skin, on the backside of my penis. I'm unaware as to whether they are permanent, a result of puberty, or if they're normal and am seeking a response! They are quit small, however they make the backside of my penis look quite odd. As you know im at the age where it is possible that i may be experimenting oral sex and I really want to get rid of these odd bumps. I'm embarassed to tell my parents in order to see my doctor, and I just wanted to make sure whether this is something I should be concerned about.
Yours in anticipation,
|Dr. Chan Lowe - Sun Feb 11, 2007 6:43 pm||
It is likely that what you are describing is normal. There are many glands and hair follicles along the penis that often look like little bumps.
If you are concerned I would recommend that you be seen by your doctor for a physical examination. This will allow definite diagnosis.
Hope this helps.
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