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Dr. Sraddha Prativadi
15 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Candida: Candida or yeast can certainly create these symptoms and presentation. You can get a prescription from your doctor. In the meantime, cut out all suga ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Could be yeast: try either miconazole or clotrimazole cream to the area twice daily and follow up with your physician.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Jock itch: If a recurrent problem for 8 years you warrant evaluation. Medical issues such as diabetes or a thyroid problem could be possible.
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Dr. Robert Bennett
29 years experience in Urology
Bump: Could be but could also be molluscum or herpes. Have it checked by your doctor, urologist or dermatologist.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Seward
21 years experience in Dermatology
This : This is unlikely shingles since the rash itself has lasted months. Perhaps it is a fungal infection or folliculitis or eczema or psoriasis? I would r ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
22 years experience in Sports Medicine
Treat infection: Treat the cause! if an infection, often fungal, most over-the-counter preparations are effective if you are compliant with the regimen for 1-2 weeks. ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Jock itch: Provided you use the correct medication, the itch and discomfort should start disdappearing within a week or shorter. Be sure to conitnue applying th ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Tolnaftate: Topical tolnaftate is used to treat skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch, and ringworm and is also used to treat infections of the nails ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes and yes: Genital herpes lesions are usually vesicles which are small blisters. They then rupture to form superficial ulcers and scabs which eventually heal. ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
13 years experience in Urgent Care
See doctor: Best bet will be rash evaluation by physician. Without have a look very difficult to comment.
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