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.
Pearly penile papules, also known as hirsutoid papillomas, are small, skin-colored bumps that form around the head of the penis. A papule is a raised, pimple-like growth on the skin that does not produce pus. While these tiny bumps may seem alarming, they are harmless and will tend to fade in appearance as you age.
Fordyce spots also termed Fordyce granules   are visible sebaceous glands that are present in most individuals. They are not associated with any disease or illness, nor are they infectious but rather they represent a natural occurrence on the body. No treatment is therefore required, unless the individual has cosmetic concerns.
If a teen sees small bumps on his penis head, he will undoubtedly be worried about them. If he is sexually activehe might be afraid he has a sexually transmitted infection STI. Your teen son might have a condition called hirsuties papillaris genitalis, otherwise known as pearly penile papules.
I have lots of little bumps almost like goosebumps or whiteheads on my penis. Is this a sign that something is wrong? These are common and they're nothing to worry about.
Fordyce spots, or sebaceous granules, are a non-STI dermatological condition characterized by clusters of small 1 to 3 mm elevated bumps or spots on various parts of the body. Fordyce spots are a variation of sebaceous glands, which are normally responsible for lubricating the skin and hair follicles. Fordyce spots are often misdiagnosed as pearly penile papulesanother non-STI dermatological condition.
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Maybe quite a lot of them, at the bottom of the head of your penis. Sometimes there can even be more than one row of them, too. But what are these pearly bumps on your penis? And how can you tell they are nothing to worry about?
Found a suspicious spot on your penis and starting to freak out? Don't stress! Just like the rest of your body, it is perfectly normal to occasionally get spots on your genitals. Our resident pharmacist Rita Ghelani looks at the symptoms of the different types of penile spots, so you will know when to chill out and when to hotfoot it to the GP.