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A 37-year-old male asked:

Have excessive itching in my genital area & anus. have seen a number of doctors & they have given cortezone and antifungal cream but no change.

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Colon and Rectal Surgery 43 years experience
Cut back on : Any caffeine and especially beer, and keep the area dry with cornstarch powder. Avoid the greasy ointments. If fungus is suspected use anti fungal powder such aas Mycostatin (nystatin) rather than the creams.
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Last updated Jul 16, 2018
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