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Itchy Groin A Week After Trimming
I have a red, itchy, flakey rash on both my groins. I have had it for 2 weeks with no additional problems. Could it be a fungus?
Itchy, group of raised bumps around the inner thigh of my groin? Have had this for a week now and sometimes gets really itchy. What is this?
Needs exam: You will need to consult your doctor to find out since there are many potential answers to this question. ...Read more
Its been 2 weeks when a red round scaly, itchy beside in my groin area, I treated it with salicylic acid, 3days after it grows again with smaller bump
About 2-3 weeks after shaving, I have red sores on my pelvic/pubic area and my groin is itchy and sore. What should I do?
Could be: Enlarged inflamed lymph nodes in the groin area due to infection that developed after shaving. Pls see your dr for complete evaluation, and proper treatment. Good luck. ...Read more
I've been using a clotrimazole cream because my groin was itchy at times. No rash or anything. I've been using it for a long 4 weeks, will it worsen?
Time for check up: Your solution does not seem to be working and I wonder if a trip to the physicians office would be worth it to you. What you describe sounds like irritation of the groin likely from friction/heat, and without rash, does not sound fungal. Need an examination to be sure. If you develop sensitivity to component of the cream, then it could worsen, but would also cause rash. Likely just not helping ...Read more
Rash in groin. Red, itchy, small red bumps, white color in middle. Both sides of groin. No history of allergy. About a week now. What could it be?
Allergy to albuterol. Haven't needed to take it in a while but I started again over past week and itchy hives develop in groin area quickly and persist?
Albuterol allergy: This is rare, but if each time you take this medication you get a rash, then a true allergy exists. Do not use albutwerol if it causes any chest tightness or wheezing or even throat fullness. You may tolerate a fast acting medication called formoterol. Alternatively, you might respond well to ipatropium (atrovent) inhaler. See an allergy specialist or pulmonary for this issue. ...Read more
I have rash, red spots and patchy, not itchy on my upper body mostly breasts, armpits and groin for a week now! Please help?
Rash: In order to give you proper medical advice, a doctor needs to look at your rash, please see your doctor about this. ...Read more
For the past week, I've had a severe itching over my face, arms and groin, now the front part of my foreskin is swollen and its very itchy, HELP!
I have small itchy bumps on my hands, groin area, and buttocks and gets worse at night. Weeks before they were on my legs, looked like mosq. Bites?
See derm: See your dermatologist for evaluation and treatment because this can be caused by different diseases. ...Read more
Doctors, please I had protected sex & 2-3 weeks later after shaving, I notice itchy like pimples swellings in my armpit, groin & neck. Is it swollen nodes?
See a doctor: Without being able to see and feel these there is no way in which to make a diagnosis. See a professional face to face and be examined. Good luck. ...Read more
Itchy testicles + groin. No std. Tried caneston, diprobase and miosture cream each for e a week twice a day but not worked please help.
Jock itch?: Chm, testicle and groin itches in young men tend to be related to keeping to much moisture in those areas and is commonly referred to as 'jock itch'. Congratulations you have become a jock! It is easily resolved with a jock itch cream and also wearing undies that allow more air flow like boxers rather than briefs helps. If the problem continues, you should check with your doctor. ...Read more
Itchy groin for two weeks, no redness or rash. Red lips with tiny white bumps, swollen lymph nodes. Unprotected oral sex three weeks ago.?
Possible STD: Go and get tested. This is conceivably related to acute HIV infection or other STD and you need full evaluation by an experienced doctor with expertise in this area. Go now and be seen. Good luck. ...Read more
5 days itchy skin all over, especially groin region and worse at night. Slightly red near groin only. Red circular rash and tender around nipple. Have used jetted tub a few weeks ago. Fungus? Bacteria?
Possible fungus: Tinea cruris, a fungus, is perhaps the most common cause of a rash called "jock itch". Although it can be treated with an antifungal cream alone, often the most rapid relief is obtained by using a combination antifungal and steroid cream (Lotrisone); it's also available in the generic version; apply it sparingly twice daily for several days until the rash is gone. ...Read more
Possibly: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
Hi there, I am a 23 year old male and there is an area near my groin area where both my inner thighs are super itchy. At first it was simply itchy and I figured it was nothing. The next day, I noticed that the itchy part of my skin there was a bit lumpy a
Different options: That area has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, vessels, muscles and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more
This needs to: Be visualized/ examined in order to properly assess. ...Read more
Don't panic.: Nothing makes people more nervous than a rash in the genital area. It could be anything from jock itch to an allergy to something you applied in that area to, yes, something you caught from intimate contact. Put your mind at ease by seeing your doctor and getting it sorted out. You can try otc Hydrocortisone cream first if you wish, but if that doesn't work, see your doc or a dermatologist. ...Read more
I doubt herpes,: If no rash and no painGet a more detailed answer ›