Hello Readers , Penile Pearly Papule is a frequently asked query due to unawareness. Many times person comes under stress due to presence of such bump on penis although It is not a disease. In this topic I will try to explain about it.
WHAT IS PENILE PEARLY PAPULE
These are small-small , round, whitish, present in row structure. These are mainly present on inner part of penis which is called glans penis. These papules arranged circumferentially in 2-3 rows around glans penis. These papules are not any sexually transmitted disease or any infection. It is just a normal variant. Some times glands present on glans penis become bit enlarged and gives appearance of such lesions. It give tremendous anxiety to patients but actually it is normal condition and do not required any medical attention.
SYMPTOMS AND MANAGEMENT
1. P.P.P is a normal condition. Its frequency is about 20-25% in males. Person finds it suddenly and gets anxiety due to lack of knowledge.
2. It is totally asymptomatic, painless condition and does not give any problem in future.
3. It's size may increase when the person is sexually active due to secretion by glands.
4. Patient should go to doctor to get checked . Qualified dermatologist will explain everything about it. Once counseling is done patient will be out of stress
5. For this condition no treatment is required. Person should not seek for treatment for P.P.P.
6. Do not touch it unnecessary or try to get it removed. It can not be removed simply by picking.
7.Although if somebody is very very concerned and keen to get it removed. Lasers and radiofrequency are the method by which it can be removed but needs proper anesthesia and expertise.
Over all It was a very small topic and The only message should be taken from this post is P.P.P is normal condition and do not need any medical treatment. Many quacks and unqualified doctors take advantage of unawareness of this problem and make you spend lot of money.