Pearly penile papules


Benign process seen in up to 50% of the male population with manifestation of localized, asymptomatic, smooth , skin colored round papules mainly on the corona of the glans penis.

Lesions typically on the glans penis but can involve the shaft of the penis as well.

Histologically the lesions are an angiofibroma and free of viral components.

The lesions have no significant clinical importance.

Lesions considered a normal variant and they are unrelated to sexual activity.

More common in uncircumcised men.

No geographic predisposition.

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