Many conditions can create skin issues on and around the Penis. Due to the similarity, however, it’s prudent to see a GP if this occurs.
“Is that a gun in your pocket, or are you just happy to see me?”
Regarded as rare but completes the triumvirate of Male Cancers. There is not a great deal known apart from a proposed link to the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV).
- growths, bleeding or sores that are not healing
- foul-smelling discharge
- difficulty drawing the foreskin back (phimosis)
- change in the penis skin – colour, rash, thickness
We are the only charity in Scotland actively raising awareness of Penile Cancer, it may be rare, but the loss of a man’s Penis is devastating.