Penile cancer or cancer of the penis affects around a thousand males every year. If it is detected early and with proper diagnosis, it can be cured. Here are symptoms of penile cancer which will make one aware if he has it.

The color, texture and shape of the penis are discolored if one has penile cancer. There are also painless rashes or raised bumps sprouting on the head of this male reproductive organ. If one sees these on his penis, he should also examine the shaft for such symptoms as well.

Bleeding and painful ulcers or sores on the penis and discharges are also symptoms of penile cancer. A sufferer must immediately contact his physician if he sees these symptoms because this can go to the lymph nodes and blood thus causing further harm and becoming harder to cure. It is advisable for patients to also be more open about their medical history to their doctors to delete other possible diseases.