How Do You Get Pearly Penile Papules?

Pearly penile papules are small growths that occur on the male genetalia. They are benign and unrelated to sexual activity or sexually transmitted diseases. They appear on the corona (the base of the penile head) and the sulcus (just below the penile head). Although rare, these growths can appear on the shaft. They are skin-colored, dome-shaped, and usually occur in uniform shapes. They can occur in your 20s, 30s, and even 40s and 50s.

The question on most minds is, how do you get pearly penile papules? Although the genetic purpose has not been identified, most doctors have narrowed it down to a genetic variant. They are completely natural and harmless skin growths. They most likely represent phylogenetic residua from animal ancestry. They can appear in men of different races and backgrounds but are most prevalent in uncircumcised males of African descent. There has been no link between these growths and disease or lifestyle choices.

Again, these growths are harmless but may cause psychological distress. Because of concerns, many men look to doctors for answers. Even after their concerns regarding disease or cancer have been answered, they may still seek to get rid of them. There are several ways to address these cosmetic concerns, most treatments performed with a carbon dioxide laser or liquid nitrogen. If you have concerns, talk to you doctor about your options.

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I have just seen my Doc because of small pimples like lumps on the underside rim of my penis . It was checked and was told not to worry as it is just harmless benign Penile Pearly Papules . Was told they are normal mainly to men of african decent and uncircumcised . The cause has not been clinicaly found . Atleast i am a relieved man nw after having them since late 32 , i am nw 42 yrs old . Wish to share with others with the same problem . It can be treated with none invasive procedures like Laser carbon dioxide , whereby the procedure starves the cells of oxygen n die or Liquid nitrogen to freeze and kill the cells .

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