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Groin hyperhidrosis: Botox can be used effectively to treat hyperhidrosis of the groin. I have a large hyperhidrosis practice and have treated patients with groin hyperhidrosis effectively with Botox for many years. The Center for Excessive Sweating was developed in 1999. Botox injections in the groin for hyerhidrosis will significantly improve your quality of life indicators. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several: You may need an antipersperant. You may need to use vaseline type products to avoid chaffing. You may need to use cotton underwear or other wicking or drying garments to keep dry. Maybe even go "commando". Dryness is the clue. ...Read more
How do I cope with focal hydrosis? My groins and other parts neer anus is sweating so much that i creates a foul odor. Even im at air conditioned
Ans: Yes this can be a challenge. You can try your soap and water and then powder. Try this first. If this fails you there is a possibility of sweat gland removal. ...Read more
I have sores on my thighs and groin area from them rubbing together and sweating, what can I do to take away the swelling and pain?
Intertrigo: Intertrigo (intertriginous dermatitis) is an inflammatory condition of skin folds, induced or aggravated by heat, moisture, maceration, friction, and lack of air circulation. Intertrigo frequently is worsened or colonized by infection, which most commonly is candidal but also may be bacterial, fungal, or viral. Treatment is with a mild cortisone cream plus an antifungal cream. I prescribe vytone. ...Read more
How do I cope with focal hyperhidrosis? My groins and other parts neer anus is sweating so much that i creates a foul odor. Even im at air condition
Circulation: Without delay you should either go to the Emergency Room or make a quick appointment with your doctor. It may turn out not to be a big problem but you do need to find out ASAP. ...Read more
Any recommendations on how to resolve itchy or rash like issues on upper inner thighs by groin area. This is typically worse after sweating.
Rash: It sounds like you may have a yeast/fungal issue going on. You need to make sure you keep you skin as dry as possible - when in a situation of sweating, use wicking clothing and change clothes frequently. You can also try an over the counter anti fungal such as lotrimin (clotrimazole). If it does not improve, get in to be seen. Good luck! ...Read more