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Hello this is Dr. Stan and I will assist you with your question today. I am board certified and I have 40 years of patient experience. I am happy to help you. I'm sorry to see you have a sore on your penis. From the picture, you may have a STD particularly syphilis. It appears to be an ulcer type of sore. Please see your doctor or go to an Urgent Care Center for evaluation and treatment.
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A chancre from syphilis does not hurt.
It is possible, but unlikely. That is why I suggested being medically evaluated.
No, herpes does not occur with a single ulcer like sore.