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Red pimples on penis head that not going away.

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Hi,

I have developed some red pimples on my penis head. They are not spreading too much but also not going away. Started with 1 and after almost 10 days got around 5-6 more. Please suggest if I need to see a doctor and can be treated through online help.

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HST

Category: Sexually Transmitted Diseases(STD)Specialist

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Category: Cosmetic and Plastic Surgeon
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Hello,
Thank you for your query at DoctorSpring.com
You need to upload a picture of the rash for the dermatologist to review.
We can surely help you with the diagnosis and suggest treatment, but for prescription, you need to see your local physician.
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Regards.


Patient replied :

Dear Sir,
Please find attached the images. It seems that infection has increased now.
Thanks and best regards,


Hello

Thanks for posting your query. I can understand your concern.

From the picture you seem to be having yeast infection and also molluscum contagiosum.

I would recommend application of clotrimazole cream twice a day for two weeks. That would help resolve the yeast infection which is characterised by the red pimples. The molluscum contagiosum which are the lesions having a pit on the top, needs to be treated with Aldara cream. You will need a prescription from your doctor for it.

I would recommend consulting your dermatologist if you don't start seeing an improvement after application of clotrimazole cream.

Please let me know if you have any queries.
Take care


Patient replied :

Thank you sir.
Regards


No, you need both for effective treatment.
Please get Aldara and start applying it too.
Regards.


Patient replied :

Hi,
I am following the clotrimazole only and it seems that infection is clearing. Please suggest if I should start Aldara as well or just follow clotrimazole only for now.
Thanks and regards.



Dr. Kruti Jobanputra Banodkar
Category: Cosmetic and Plastic Surgeon
Experience: 
Diploma in Dermatology - Royal College Of Physicians & Surgeons Of Glasgow, UK , 2010
Residency - DNB, Dermatology -  K.J Somaiya Hospital, Mumbai, 2009
Medical School & Internship - MBBS - Dr. D . Y . Patil Medical College, Mumbai, 2004
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