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A 29-year-old male asked:

What does it mean when your upper inner thigh itches? fungus, germs, herpes, what could it be? there is also a raised group of red bumps.

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Dermatitis: Several kinds of skin inflammation (dermatitis) could do this, including fungal and bacterial infections. However, herpes doesn't behave like this and is very unlikely. See a doctor if it continues or you remain concerned about it.
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