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A 36-year-old male asked:

I have a red rash on my shaft right below the head. it doesn't itch anymore never hurt. doc gave me anti fungal cream for it it kind of helps. one day i forgot to put it on and the rash was secreting a clear slimy fluid. any ideas what it is?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Barry Auster
Dermatology 48 years experience
Most likely a yeast (candida) infection. Common in moist areas of the body . U may need an oral antifungal
Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 35 years experience
It is not healed. If it persists see a Urologist or your MD again for re-evluation.
Last updated Feb 27, 2022

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