Highly debated and discussed, Pearly Penile Papules are a harmless skin condition manifesting through small, white or skin-coloured dome-shaped bumps appearing in smaller or larger number around the corona of the penis. PPP as it stands in short for Pearly Penile Papules or Hirsuties Pappilaris Genitalis which is its medical nomination, is a skin disease that only affects the male population, individuals presenting potential symptoms starting with the age of 16 and usually until the age of 45, this skin affection regressing however with time.
Although rather unsightly, Pearly Penile Papules are painless, not sexually transmittable, non-cancerous and have no relation to personal hygiene. There is no well determined cause for the appearance of PPP in approx. 30% of the world’s male population, most scientists, even ours at Renew Skin & Health Clinic considering it a sebaceous gland obstruction issue. These penis spots have a direct impact on the sufferer’s psychological life, as he will refrain from normal sexual activity due to shame and inhibition, or he will be refused by female partners who will consider that the PPP is in fact a STI, at a first glance. Given the high psychological impact of the Peary Penile Papules on the life of the sufferer, knowing to cause severe depression, the majority of our patients seek complete removal with minimal scarring results.
The key factor in completely achieving Pearly Penile Papules removal is an accurate diagnosis. As there are several other more severe genital conditions resembling these penis spots, our specialist at Renew Skin & Health Clinic must be sure you are indeed suffering of PPP and only after perform the best Pearly penile Papules treatment, radiosurgery, which has ensured so far superior results from all points of view, including cosmetic. During a specialized PPP consultation performed by our doctor specialist, your medical history and current health condition will be assessed in order to take every detail into account and thus minimize or eliminate altogether potential risks or side-effects.
Radiosurgery for Pearly Penile Papules removal is a non-surgical, minimally invasive procedure that is performed under local anesthesia, with great care and precision, eliminating the papules from within, acting solely upon the bumps, without causing any damage to the adjacent tissues. It instantly cauterizes the tissues, preventing bleeding and infections, which is a vital aspect given the high sensitivity of the male genital area. The high-frequency and low temperature waves used by radiosurgery are also highly effective in treating other harmless penis spots, such as Fordyce Spots or even genital warts. But depending on your individual situation, our Renew Skin & Health Clinic doctor specialist is the best to recommend the treatment that suits you best.
If you are suffering or notice any penis spots and want to have them examined or removed, Renew Skin & Health Clinic and our doctor specialist are at your disposal with the Pearly Penile Papules removal treatment with radiosurgery. There are other PPP removal treatments that may suit your case as well, such as the CO2 laser therapy, but only a specialist can decide which of them will ensure complete penis spots removal, as well as superior cosmetic results.