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Do You Know What These Bumps Are on my Genitals? (photo)

They have no symptoms like itching or hurting but I still want to know what they are. What are my options for treatment?

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Fordyce Spots

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These appear to be Fordyce spots. These are ectopic ( normal in every way, but in a place they usually are not found) sebaceous glands. They are harmless and at worst, are merely a cosmetic nuisance.  When they exist on the glans penis ( the head of the penis) they are called Tyson's glands. While technically they can be removed with a pulsed dye laser, photodynamic therapy or electro-dessication, there really is no real need to do so.


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