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Circular welt like lump on the back side of the penile shaft

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i have a circular welt like lump on the back side of my penile shaft. I noticed this after having rigorous oral and anal sex. I used protection for anal. What do you think this could be? the welt has no itching or pain. I first noticed it Friday and still have it.
Dr Brims :

Hello, welcome to the site! My name is***** and I will try to assist you with your medical question, and any medical information you seek

Dr Brims :

I'm sorry to hear about this

Dr Brims :

When did it appear?

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

it appeared friday after i had sex

Dr Brims :

How soon after sex and has it ever hurt?

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

when i was cleaning up i notced it. it hasnt hurt at all. just looks inflamed and red. i have a pic of it. its a circular inflammation

Dr Brims :

Okay, this could be a skin abrasion, but it may also be an STD like herpes or syphilis

Dr Brims :

Are you there?

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :
JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

yes i was uploading a pic of it

Dr Brims :

ok

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :
JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

he was very rough when i was receiving oral

Dr Brims :

ok

Dr Brims :

It may be any of the above which I listed

Dr Brims :

Only testing can determine for sure

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

well which one could it be?

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

those are very different

Dr Brims :

It looks like syphilis, but it could be an abrasion or herpes too, but those are usually painful

Dr Brims :

All of them can look like this

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

you really think its syphilis?

Dr Brims :

It looks like it could be syphilis, herpes or an abrasion. It is impossible to determine which one it is based on a picture alone, testing and an exam will be required to know which one it is exactly

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

ok

Dr Brims :

May I asked why you rated my service as poor?

Dr Brims :

Would you have preferred it if I was dishonest with you and told you exactly what it is?

Dr Brims :

If I told you exactly what it is then it would not be the right thing to do, and would be misleading

Dr Brims :

Are you there?

Dr Brims :

It is unfortunate , if I only wanted results I could have told you something else that would make you happy, but that would be unethical

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

i am not satisfied with the answer. your diagnosis is too vague

Dr Brims :

It looks like syphilis

JACUSTOMER-5kfaf16i- :

ok

Dr Brims :

It is not painful, so that is the most likely diagnosis

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