A 19-year-old male asked:
My testicle skin got red-colored patches. previously my testicle skin was itching a lot and touching it was a little painful. what is happening to me?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 42 years experience
Pruritus genitalia: This is one of the neurodermatoses often triggered by stress. The more you scratch, the more you itch!. Try applying a cool compress wet to dry for 3-4 minutes and then apply OTC hydrocortisone 1% ointment. If this stil is not helping, you need to consult a dernatologist for stronger topical steroids and possibly oral antihistamines.
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