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skin tags in groin area

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Skin tags: Skin tags do favor areas of your body where you have creases. They seem to be stimulated by friction. Typical skin tag is a few millimeters.

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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Marek
22 years experience Plastic Surgery
Skin tags: I can't speak to you area specifically, however generally Medicaid/Medicare won't pay for skin tag removal and consider it cosmetic. We generally cha ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Groin lesions,: probably best next step is to see a gynecologist to be sure, correct diagnosis, is given.
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A male asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
26 years experience Dermatology
Growths: From your description of the lesions resembling warts or skin tags, it is a possibility that your son may possibly have Molluscum? I would advise a v ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Bumps groin: Could be so best get them looked at
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Big differences: Both are benign. We don't know the cause of skin tags but they are more common in those who are overweight. They do not need treatment and will not sp ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Janet Turkle
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Easily removed: This is a benign lesion. If bothersome, a physician can remove this fairly simply under local anesthesia.
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
36 years experience Pediatrics
See Your Doctor Now: Description suggests possible Tinea Cruris (aka Jock Itch). a fungal skin infection; thrives in warm, moist areas (groin, inner thighs, buttocks); tre ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Harris
32 years experience Family Medicine
Skin-on-skin rubbing: Skin tags may occur in areas where there is rubbing of skin on skin. Obese people may have more of a tendency to make skin tags. They can occur anywhe ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Skin Tags: Genital skin tags are all those skin tags that appear in the area of the genitalia such as vaginal skin tags, anal skin tags and groin skin tags. Thes ... Read More
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