The type of treatment will depend on what is causing balanitis. Options may include: antifungal cream to treat a yeast infection antibiotics for a bacterial infection keeping the area clean and dry to reduce inflammation Practicing good hygiene and cleaning under the foreskin can help reduce the risk of balanitis. Syphilis is an STI that can cause red sores on and around the penis. There are four stages of syphilis, each of which has different symptoms: Primary syphilis: Round, firm, often painless sores around the genitals, anus, or mouth. Secondary syphilis: A rash on the body, swollen glands, a fever, and fatigue.
The Generalized Rash: Part I. Differential Diagnosis
White eruptions on the penis - Clinical Advisor
We have recently encountered a bowenoid papulosis BP patient whose lesion distributed in a remarkable linear arrangement. Bowenoid papulosis was characterized by slightly elevated papules or plaques in the genital region that histologically resembled Bowen's disease BD [ 1 ]. Its lesions may be discrete or coalesce to form patches, rings to a rare linear patterns [ 2 ]. A year-old male was referred to us for evaluation of a progressive, slow-growing lesion over the coronary sulcus of the penis. He had noticed its appearance 2 years before.