Molluscum contagiosum

What is Molluscum contagiosum?

It is a viral infection which causes pearly papules with a depressed (umbilicated ) centre to erupt over face and trunk. It is a benign and self limiting condition .

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hi sir i have molluscum contagiosum my doctor advised me to take hiv and vdr test after two days i took the tridot test which showed negitive and...

doctor1 MD

Hello and welcome to healthcaremagic

Molluscum is cause by a virus, molluscum contagiosum virus (MCV). It is an infection.

Lesions of Molluscum...

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I have what seems like less than pea size lump over the shaft of my penis ... this has developed in past 2-3 months.. doesnt pain ... no itching...

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Thanks for your query.

From your description it appear that you probably have Molluscum contagiosum. It is caused by viral infection of skin...

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I'm pretty sure i have molluscum contagiosum on my penis. i've started to use salicylic acid on it as of yesterday. to early to tell if it is...

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molluscum contagiosum a common, benign, usually self-limited viral disease of the skin marked by the formation of...

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