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Itchy Groin Female
Itchy painful swollen currently size of nickle its up and down in size Groin lymph node. Female. 2 blisters vagianol area every 3 months. No fever.
Itchy peeling vaginal area and groin rash plus yeast infection symptoms what do I do 20 female should I see an obgyn or dr?
See PCP: See your primary care doctor first. Some PCP's will not do pelvic exams so check with yours to see if you should see a GYN doc instead. If you normally see a GYN for pelvic exams go there. Health departments can sometimes evaluate and treat for pelvic infections/problems. ...Read more
13 year old female, fatigue, swollen gland in groin the size of grape, singular, headrushes, itchiness and night sweats. Has had mono and xrays in past?
Keep Dry: Skin irritation from moisture is a most common problem. Wearing cotton or moisture wicking fabrics can help. Be sure you have no fungal, bacterial or parasitic infection though. Also be sure you have no allergic or contact irritation from underwear dyes or from laundry detergents. Hope that helps. ...Read more
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
Having itchy white patches on my groin area, already treated with soframysin and chlotramazol ointments no appreciable improvements.
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
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
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 ›
Recurring very itchy groin what it means? Sometimes also itch beside underams and back of knees. How to stop this?
Contact dermatitis?: If this is new, you might be reacting to a new soap, lotion, detergent or fabric softener. Use only fragrance free products for sensitive skin. Clothes are tighter in those areas sometimes, so those spots itch the most. See your doctor for more certain answer and treatment, as a proper history and physical is much more likely to result in an accurate diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
I'm currently experiencing flaking of skin on the right side of my groin. It's not itchy, a little redness in a part.
Confirm diagnosis: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more
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?
I'm having itchy groin on an off. Does it have anything to do with gaining weight or sweets? My BMI is normal though gained 8kgs within 10yrs
You may have a: Fungal skin infection (Jock Itch). Responds to anti-fungal medication that's over the counter. Ask your pharmacist for help in choosing. Most common mistake people make is they stop treatment too soon. Treat for an additional week after skin has returned to normal. Otherwise, it comes back. ...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