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Recently, I have noticed a lump above the penis near the bladder where the pubic hairs are just a about a week or two ago, with the size of the lump to be, in my opinion, hard and oval shaped like a small red bean with little prominence. After searching the internet for help and advice, I came across a possible method of puncturing it. This, however, could not solve it as I believe that the lump is a bit further in skin rather than being just beneath the outer skin as I could not puncture deep enough to reach the lump.
I have also considered the possibilities of this being an STD, however, I am a virgin. Therefore, I believe that this is not the case. I do however mastrubate, but I am careful with hygiene, washing my hands with soap before and after mastrubation.
I am concerned of this issue and would be grateful to have any possible suggestions of what it might be and possible cures for it. Unfortunately, any advice to see a doctor will be of no use to me. I am barely living off


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replied February 23rd, 2017
Mens Conditions Answer A60457
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Bumps on penis are mostly benign and self resolving due to clogged sebaceous pores. Do not pop poke or pick these bumps and maintain good hygiene.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan


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