The penile papules are small protuberances located at the level of the crown of the glans whose dimensions vary between 1-3 mm.
They are present in the 15-50% of men, more common in uncircumcised men. There is no relationship to personal hygiene or sexual activity.
These lesions are harmless and non-contagious. Their treatment is only aesthetic. The recurrences are frequent, the lesions are reformed after a few years.