Kalani. Age: 29.
The tip or head of the penis is known as the glans penis. Sometimes the glans can be inflamed or infected. This condition is called balanitis. Balanitis may be caused by bacteria, fungus, or yeast.
Georgia. Age: 29.
What can cause a lump on the penis?
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.
Luciana. Age: 29.
10 most common penis problems
Balantis is a common condition. It involves swelling of the head of the penis, can result in uncomfortable itching and is so common experts see it every day of the week. It can be due to thrush, autoimmune skin contains or irritation from soap.
Skip to content. Balanitis is a skin irritation on the head of the penis that can affect men and boys. It's not usually serious, but you should see your GP if you think you or your son has balanitis. Balanitis affects the head of the penis and the foreskin.