Rash on penis

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Genital Herpes in Men

Genital herpes is a common infection caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV).


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Painful penile ulcer or blister
  • Pain when passing urine
  • Difficulty passing urine
  • Rash on penis
  • High temperature

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Genital Herpes in Men.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Kawasaki disease

Kawasaki disease is a rare condition that mainly affects children under the age of five.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Skin rash
  • High temperature
  • Swollen glands in neck
  • Feeling irritable
  • Mouth soreness

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Kawasaki disease.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Penile Thrush

Thrush is a yeast infection caused by a fungus called Candida albicans.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Rash on penis
  • Itchy penis
  • Pain in penis
  • Tight foreskin on penis
  • Penis discharge

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Penile Thrush.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Penile cancer

Penile cancer is a rare type of cancer that occurs in the skin or tissues of the penis.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Tight foreskin on penis
  • Growth or sore on penis
  • Penis discharge
  • Rash on penis
  • Continuous, unexplained weight loss

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Penile cancer.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.