Los Angeles, CA
A 31-year-old female asked:
I'm 28w pregnant, for the pass 3 weeks my pubic area is extra itchy. is it possible to get pupps down there?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Other causes: PUPPS tends to start on the abdomen with a red itchy rash and then spread outward. A local itch in the pubic area is not likely to be caused by PUPPS. Schedule a follow up with your Obgyn and have them do an exam to see what might be causing the itching
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Last updated Feb 24, 2016
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