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Itchy Scrotom Red Scaling Skin
Redness and scaly skin on scrotum led to skin flaking off like large dandruff. Scrotum now raw and red but not itchy. Concerned!
Itchiness along with burning sensation and skin feel irritated on scrotum . Just a little red or dark. Dr said jock itch. been 2weeks using topical.
Please resubmit: this info with a question. Let us know also if the "jock itch" is improving or not. Jock itch (tinea curis) is caused by a group of "yeasts" (fungi) known as dermatophytes. Some have developed resistance to common anti-fungals. A change of medication may do the trick. An oral med might be needed if jock itch keeps coming back. Keeping the area dry & wearing boxers & roomy pants can help. ...Read more
I am having dry skin problems and an itchy scrotum, small white bumps too, but i'm still developing. Scrotum frequently red.
Marine Fish Oil: Check w/your doc to make sure you don't have a fungus, which he/she can easily treat. If you have dry skin there you may have it on hand, feet, face, or other parts, especially in winter. 3 tblsp. Of olive oil daily can lubricate from the inside. You can also use 3 tblsp. Coconut oil. If you use any kind of lotion, be sure it is free of alcohol. Also, see if your soap is the source. ...Read more
Hey there I have a skin condition around my scrotum area and it is really itchy and red like eczema, it gets sweaty and let's off a nasty smell ?
Fungal Infection: That area is dark and moist with sweat. It a perfect breeding ground for fungal infection Hygiene is very important. Keep the area clean and dry, especially after having a shower where you have specifically dry the area up. You need to see your doctor to prescribe you some topical treatment after assessing the skin to confirm the above diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Red dryish rash around foreskin towards the urethra. A tiny bit on the shaft. Also, Itchy all over scrotum red/shiny sheds skin. What is this?
Need to be examined: Can't judge by the description, more history and physical examination is needed for better management, good luck ...Read more
The skin on my scrotum & shaft is red, itchy, and swollen.No bumps of any kind.The scrotal skin is also oozing fluid.Is this a fungus or bacteria?
Either one: Either fungal infectioni or certain bacterial infections can do this. "Oozing fluid" suggests a fairly severe infection, so it may not be safe to attempt over-the-counter treatment, and it's possible you would benefit from an oral antibiotic prescription. See a doctor and take it from there. Good luck! ...Read more
I have what seems to be a red semi scaly itchy rash on my scrotum and im looking for a way to treat it fast before it gets worse some skin is cracked?
Here are some ...: Besides further detailed Hx, a direct look at the concerned area on the scrotum is essential to deduce possible Dx. But gently cleaning and drying the area and lightly applying antifungal with steroid cream 1-2 times daily would be the reasonable temporary measure before gaining pro-evaluation and counseling within 3-5 days. Best wish ... ...Read more
I walk to much and became a red skin itchy beside the scrotum , skin open by nails, is that normal? No blister
Intertrigo: Intertrigo is a very common inflammatory condition affecting areas of skin that are characteristically in contact with each other, such as the groin, armpits, under the breasts, and skin folds. These areas of skin that are in contact with each other are referred to as the intertriginous zones. Try prescription zvytone Cream or Dermazene. Nails are another condition. ...Read more