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A 28-year-old male asked:

Is doing potassium permanganate sitz bath for hemorrhoids, can increase fungal infection of perineum, penis, anus nearby skin, scrotam ? or i stop it

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Stop it: Use OTC clotrimazole cream or call your pCP.
Last updated Feb 17, 2017

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