Jump to navigation. If you have had sex without a condom, or you are worried about genital warts or other STIs, get tested as soon as possible. Genital warts are caused by the human papilloma virus HPV.
Genital warts are small fleshy growths, bumps or skin changes that appear on or around the genital or anal area. Genital warts are very common. In England, they are the second most common type of sexually transmitted infection STI after chlamydia.
Pimples happen when dirt or oils block your skin pores. This leads to red bumps full of white pus built up in the pore to appear on your skin. Unlike pimples, herpes bumps tend to be clear or yellow and filled with a clear liquid. Keep reading to learn more about how to differentiate the two, what treatment options are available, and what you can do to prevent future outbreaks.
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.
Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease STD caused by herpes simplex viruses. Many people with herpes have no signs of infection and do not know they have it. The U.
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Today in awkward health things you may have googled but are afraid to talk about: bumps on your labia the part of the vulva known as the lips and general genital region near your vagina. The various types of bumps often have different symptoms and appearances, but they typically all have one thing in common: the ability to send you into a panicked Google spiral that ends in you convinced you have a rare, untreatable cancer. Very unlikely, Alyssa DweckM. In reality, that's the least likely cause.
September is Sexual Health Awareness Month, which means it's a good time to make sure we know the difference between sexually transmitted infections STI and other conditions that could affect the sex organs. One common mix-up in that regard is a little-known issue called vaginal acne. Many women are unaware that pimples can arise in this region, and they sometimes mistake these small dots for an ingrown hair or an STI.
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