Painful lump on the bottom shaft of my penis.

Patient: I have a very painful pimple/zit on the base of my first started as a regular looking acne and now it is the size of a quarter and is very painful.short of going to the ER what can I do to minimize the lump and pain?

Symptoms: Pain

Doctor: Thanks for your query on ATD.It seems that you are having bacterial infection of hair root known as furuncle. My advi ce kindly visit your dermatologist / surgeon.For pain you can take tab Paracetamol.Hope it helped you.