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Abrasion Of Skin On Buttocks
I have a white spot on my buttocks, is quite large and the skin in that area feels softer than rest of my skin, what could it be?
Virtiligo: Virtiligo............lack of pigmentation in that area.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had an deep abrasion on my head and when the skin grew back the skin is a bit rough and the complexion doesn't match, can I send a pic?
Sure: After any injury to the skin there will be discoloration. This can take many months to go away. ...Read more
A small triangular patch of skin on my cheek that feels like a very minor abrasion. Difficult to see visually and hasn't changed shape for a year.
I Feel a tear beneath skin(not in skin) about 2 inches running vertical in buttocks (abt 2 inches from anal opening) slight pain, wat could it be?
Cyst with abscess: Sounds like a pilonidal cyst and this can develop infection as bacteria track into the area from a tiny opening into the gi tract. This needs to be seen and treated by your doctor asap to prevent worsening and more pain for you. See your doctor soon and hope you feel better soon. ...Read more
I have small tear in skin of buttocks crack. I've had it, it clears up and then returns. What should I put on it? Powder or a skin barrier ointment?
Could be herpes???: The next time it happens go to your dermatologist and get a culture performed. How you treat it depends on the diagnosis. ...Read more
I have an itch on the skin (between the buttocks), it's not constant and usually starts at night when i'm sleeping. What can I do to eliminate? Regard
Intergluteal rash: Two of most common rashes between buttocks are psoriasis & eczema/lichen simplex chronicus (lsc). Lsc results when itchy skin is rubbed/scratched & gets thicker, more scaly & itchier as a result. Topical treatments can help but all friction in the area must stop. Blot, not rub with towel. Use wet toilet tissue to wipe, dry to blot, use fragrance free cleansing bar like cetaphil, no wash cloths. ...Read more
I met my online friend, but disappointed as he doesn’t like my dark skinned buttocks and whole secret areas thighs are white.Pls advise for white skin?
Not sure: Not sure what advice you want for white skin. If your friend only judges you by the way your skin looks, it seems like he has an issue, not you. ...Read more
How can you treat a rash between the buttocks?I've had a rash appear between my buttocks from some time now. At first it wasn't major and went away after I put some cornstarch baby powder on it. But it later came back and the skin looked white and now my
Rash: Yes, a rash can b treated anywhere, however, perhaps what you are not able to see the entire area, so have someone check to make sure the problem is only on the skin and not associated with a lump or cyst or growth. Rashes can be from irritation, infection both fungus and bacteria or underlying problems. First wear loose clothes, use cortisoine 1 if persists see doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer