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What can be done for a scrotum rash?

What can be done for a scrotum rash?

A diagnostic dilema: It is difficult to tell what you have and so advising treatment is impossible. You possibly have heat-rash and/or jock-itch in the groin, scrotum areas which can be treated with keeping cool/dry and otc lotrimin/lamisil cream. Stds such as early herpes, psoriasis, warts etc...Need different treatments. Consult doc for evaluation and appropriate treatment. Good luck. Read more

Heat Rash (Definition)

The medical term is miliaria. A heat rash is a skin irritation that typically occurs during hot or humid weather. It results when sweat ducts are blocked, and sweat builds up under the skin. Symptoms of a heat rash include small red bumps and vesicles that ...Read more


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Embarrassing scrotum rash. Who treats it?

Embarrassing scrotum rash. Who treats it?

Few different docs: Internist, family practitioner, dermatologist, urologist.

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Which medicine can I use for scrotum rash?

Which medicine can I use for scrotum rash?

It depends: It depends on the type of rash. See a dermatologist. It could be fungal, chemical irritation and other causes. Each is treated differently. Good luck. Does not sound serioud. Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Scrotum rash?

What is the definition or description of: Scrotum rash?

Scrotum rash: Condition involving texture or color of pouch of skin containing the testicles. Read more

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I have a scrotum rash from shaving so what should I do now?

I have a scrotum rash from shaving so what should I do now?

Scrotal rash: If you feel burning or pain or it there is bleeding, it may signify an infection which can be treated with a local antibiotic like bacitracin. If it is itchy, a moisturizer maybe all you need. Redness maybe relieved by by cold compress. Read more

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What to use on a rash on scrotum?

What to use on a rash on scrotum?

Needs to be checked: Can not advice without more information. Consult your doctor or a dermatologist. Read more

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Can antibiotics give rash on scrotum?

Can antibiotics give rash on scrotum?

Yes: You can get yeast or tinea (jock itch) from taking oral antibiotics. Try using Clotrimazole cream three times a day for 14 days. If that doesn't work, then have it checked. Read more

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Baby red rash on scrotum 9 months old?

Baby red rash on scrotum 9 months old?

Irritation/infection: Moisture, heat and lack of air circulation may cause skin irritation in diaper covered areas of the skin. It may get over infected with bacteria or fungus. Baby may need a medicated cream, take him to see a doctor. Read more

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How do I get rid of scrotum rash?

How do I get rid of scrotum rash?

SCROTUM RASH: How long have you had it? Change your soap to a milder one (dove or cetaphil); change your clothing detergent to all free & clear; wear boxer (not jockey) shorts. If it persists, see a dermatologist. Read more

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My 3 month old grandaughter has red rashes on her tummy and its weeping. How to treat it and is it heat rash?

My 3 month old grandaughter has red rashes on her tummy and its weeping. How to treat it and is it heat rash?

Rash: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. Read more

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What could I have? I have a burning rash on scrotum for 5 weeks, testicle pain, small white bumps on penis head, sore throat, gas, burning eyes.

What could I have? I have a burning rash on scrotum for 5 weeks, testicle pain, small white bumps on penis head, sore throat, gas, burning eyes.

Go to the doctor: This is a group of symptoms that do not predict just one problem. I think you need to be seen in person by your family physician. Read more

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What is a heat rash?

What is a heat rash?

Fine red rash: Medical term -- miliria rubra. Fine red bumps all over sweaty areas, with sometimes burning, tingling or itching. Also called prickly heat. Read more

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What is a heat rash?

What is a heat rash?

Heat rashes occur: Heat rashes occur, and are not uncommon. Sometimes it's related to sweating a lot, with or without "blocked" sweat glands or oil glands. Other times it's related to sports equipment friction, bacteria, moisture, etc... Being in a hot tub can lead to a "hot tub" rashes. Rashes are difficult to describe in words, so it is best to have a doctor look at a rash. Read more

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How come I have a constant heat rash?

How come I have a constant heat rash?

Uncommon: Heat rash should resolve with cooling of the skin and after the sweat glands "calm down". It is caused by blockage of the glands and resultant swelling and inflammation. Your "heat rash" could be something else entirely and I recommend you have it evaluated by a physician. Read more

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I think I may have a heat rash, how would I know?

See Below: Robert, heat rash tends to occur in places where there is a lot of moisture and friction (most often the inner thighs, groin, or armpits. If you were sweating a lot, and have a rash in these areas, it is likely. Petroleum jelly treats heat rash quite nicely. Hope this helps! Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more