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Causes Of Scrotal Rash
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
See dermatologist : You should see your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. ...Read more
Could shingles cause swelling of scrotum and penis sheath. The rash is all through the area. What to do about it?
What could cause a red rash in the perianal area under the scrotum that stings and chafes and flares on contact with water, bowel movement or touch?
Several causes!: If you are using a new soap, scents, cream, detergent, toilet paper, fabric softener, stop them. These can cause contact dermatitis which affects delicate skin quicker (also underwear ensures close contact). Or could be a fungus (yeast, jock itch). If no new skin/clothes products, try over the counter meds for jock itch. Also don't overscrub or use hot water (makes skin problems worse. See MD. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers