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I keep getting a cluster of clear blisters on the back of my thigh every two months or so, should i be worried about genital herpes or eczema??
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Likewise my mom, i hv severe eczema in genital area for years;always itchy when sweating, skin in this area are darkened.Is it hereditary? Medicine?
Eczema: Eczema is a multifactorial disease. Many genetic abnormalities might play a role in its pathology either hereditary or new mutation. One of those that has been identified to be associated with severe eczema is a mutation in a skin protein called filagrin, which helps maintaining the skin integrity. Regardless, moisturizer ; antiinflammatory meds are main treatment. See an allergist ordermatologist. ...Read more
I suffer from eczema and have had a flare but I've also had itchiness and raw skin around my nipples and genitals. Could it be eczema there as well?
I have a dark colored patch just above my genital region on my pubic hair area ,is it eczema its 3 shades darker than my skin and can i solve this?
I'm not sure what this maybe 3 weeks ago i noticed bruises well it looked like bruises or small red patches under my underarm, im not sure if it was because i shaved, I do have sensitive skin but i never had eczema there before.I do have genital herpes bu
My : My best advice is for you to schedule a visit with your primary care provider or a dermatologist if that is an option for you. Typically herpes does not look like bruises, rather fluid filled blisters that are very painful when they initially appear. Also, eczema does not typically look like what you described in your post. You may be dealing with a dermatitis and/or allergy from shaving. Regardless, please see a medical professional. Best of luck. ...Read more
HSV 1 and HSV 2 : Herpes simplex is divided into two types: HSV type 1 and HSV type 2. Both of these conditions can affect your mouth or your genitals and can be spread via oral sex, but not trough clothing. There no cure for HSV infection and often stress is an aggravating factor. Cold sores generally clear up without treatment within 10-14 days. See your PCP for eczema. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer