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A 30-year-old male asked:

Hello. i noticed a red rash and small red pimples around my pubic hair area but not on my penis. what might be the cause of this?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Folliculits: What you described suggest inflammation/infection of the hair follicles. Try to wash the area with soap a couple times each day and keep the area dry. If doing this for about 3 weeks does not solve the issue, please consult your doctor. If you are overweight, try to lose weight.
Last updated Jan 24, 2019

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