Not all of these features are necessarily present, but, typically, a man would first notice a tender lump in the penis, which might later be followed by bending of the penis when erect, sometimes at very odd angles. The flaccid penis is not usually deformed. It is important to remember that a degree of upward towards the head angulation of the erect penis is quite normal and not a feature of Peyronie's disease.
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Just because vaginas get gynecologists and annual exams and all that jazz doesn't mean you can just forget about your penis health. In fact, there are a lot of problems that can arise if you don't look after your penis properly. So to find out more about how to keep your penis as healthy as possible, BuzzFeed Health spoke with two board-certified urologists: Dr.
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Sclerosing lymphangitisalso known as lymphangiosclerosis or sclerotic lymphangitis,  is a skin condition characterized by a cordlike structure encircling the coronal sulcus of the penisor running the length of the shaft, that has been attributed to trauma during vigorous sexual play. Nonvenereal sclerosing lymphangitis is a rare penile lesion consisting of a minimally tender, indurated cord involving the coronal sulcus and occasionally adjacent distal penile skin. The condition involvie the hardening of a lymph vessel connected to a vein in the penis.
This hardened area stops the penis from stretching normally during an erection, and can affect its size and shape when erect. In severe cases, the hardened area can include the muscle and arteries of the penis, leading to problems with erections. It usually develops over time, but sometimes appears very quickly.
Spots, lumps and bumps on the penis can cause embarrassment and, for a minority of men, health and sexual function issues. We ask two specialists how blemishes on the penis are treated, what is common and what is not, and why it is important to visit a GP or sexual clinic if in doubt. The news that men are extremely attached to their penises, literally and emotionally, will come as no surprise to either gender.
A man of 61 came to the urology outpatient clinic requesting a second opinion. He was experiencing urinary frequency and urgency as well as erectile dysfunction and had noticed a tender lump at the base of the penis. On questioning it transpired that 6 years previously he had undergone a right hemicolectomy for an adenomatous polyp and he gave a family history of largebowel cancer, affecting two first-degree relatives. On examination there was a hard, tender dorsal mass at the base of the penis, seeming to involve both corpora.
Back to Men's health. If you're worried, see your GP or visit a local sexual health clinic. These are small flesh-coloured lumps normally found on the head of the penis.
Lumps and bumps can appear on your penis and nearby groin areas for many reasons. Most of them are really nothing to give a second thought. Read on to learn the 10 most common causes of lumps on your penis and which ones should prompt a trip to a medical professional. Several types of blemishes can occur just about anywhere on your body, including your penis.