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Have blotches on penis. Why do they disappear when erect?

hi i was just wondering because i have had a couple blotches on my penis shaft that dont seem to be going away. i have been checked and have had std tests i am clean but these red blotches are still there. when i am errect they dissappear. When i pull the skin it looks like the vein is damaged but i m not sure. what can i do?
Asked On : Sun, 26 Aug 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Thanks for the query.

These blotches can be fordyce spots.

These are enlarged sebaceous glands.

You dont need to worry regarding these.

They are harmless and no treatment is required.

Please meet a dermatologist for exact diagnosis.

Let me know if you have any other doubt.

you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.

Wishing you a good health.
Thank you

Answered: Fri, 27 Dec 2013
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