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I have herpes simplex 2, but i rarely have any major outbreaks. Now I got bumps that are red, itchy, and swollen. Is this an outbreak? In my pubic area

I have herpes simplex 2, but i rarely have any major outbreaks. Now I got bumps that are red, itchy, and swollen. Is this an outbreak? In my pubic area

No way to know: Herpes is usually painful. Not just itchy. If the outbreak is different from your normal then prob not. You might check with your doc to look at it to see if the lesions look like Herpes ...Read more

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I have cluster of sores pubic region. The skin around is rased and was itchy at first. Lph nodes swollen and hurt to the touch. Could this be herpes?

I have cluster of sores pubic region. The skin around is rased and was itchy at first. Lph nodes swollen and hurt to the touch. Could this be herpes?

Herpes: Yes, you could have herpes. See your doctor for antiviral medication like valtrex (valacyclovir). The symptoms of a genital herpes infection may last as long as six weeks, but the typical duration of an outbreak is three to fourteen days. ...Read more

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Dark spots neithr painful nor itchy nor swollen on d outter labia. Could it be an irritation or alergy to d way I remove my pubic hair?

Dark spots neithr painful nor itchy nor swollen on d outter labia. Could it be an irritation or alergy to d way I remove my pubic hair?

It may be.: Without an exam, it is not truly possible to tell you what the dark spots may be. Have your GYN doctor examine you and tell you what they most likely are. They can also discuss with your the best way to properly and safely remove your pubic hair. ...Read more

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Feels like double pulled groin, swollen, tender, warm, itchy, some bumps w/ redness, fever, body aches body chills after shaving pubic region?

Feels like double pulled groin, swollen, tender, warm, itchy, some bumps w/ redness, fever, body aches body chills after shaving pubic region?

Infection: It sounds like you developed an infection from shaving. If you're having chills you need to be seen by a doctor. The infection may have spread to your blood. Do not delay seeking medical help. ...Read more

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I have a very itchy pubic area up the top and don't know why?

I have a very itchy pubic area up the top and don't know why?

Any bumps? : Itching, especially if you see some bumps, along the top of your pubic hairline may indicate folliculitis, especially if that is where your underwear is rubbing. I do have to mention scabies also, which is contagious. See a clinician if the problem continues. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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I have large, itchy, flaking, dark patches on my pubic area and rectum?

I have large, itchy, flaking, dark patches on my pubic area and rectum?

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. Intertrigo commonly affects the axilla, perineum, inframammary creases, abdominal folds. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is it common for 17 year old males to have itchy penises and pubic area?

Can you tell me is it common for 17 year old males to have itchy penises and pubic area?

Possibly: It is certainly possible for anyone to have itching in their genitals. Some males just like to scratch! When young, i just advised my sons to not do so in public! ...Read more

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I was a little itchy so I shaved area to clean thought may be why itchy. Then I shaved w an old razor than the pubic area swelled up . Why and what do I do?

I was a little itchy so I shaved area to clean thought may be why itchy.
Then I shaved w an old razor than the pubic area swelled up . Why and what do I do?

Irritation: Irritation to tissues. Use an antihistamine such as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) to help and cold packs. Avoid further shaving. Make sure you are up to date on your tetanus. All the best. ...Read more

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What bite makes the area swollen, red, and very itchy?

Many different kinds: It is not possible to whittle down the list to one possible culprit. ...Read more

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Area where iv was is purple, swollen, red and itchy. Should I be concerned.

Area where iv was is purple, swollen, red and itchy. Should I be concerned.

Get it checked: We don't know how long ago you had the IV. There is possibility of IV site infection which can cause swelling and discoloration. It can also e caused by IV I filtering in the underlying skin which usually gets better by itself. But it is a good idea to get it checked ...Read more

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I have a perfect red circle that is itchy and feels like a bump in the middle on my pubic area?

I have a perfect red circle that is itchy and feels like a bump in the middle on my pubic area?

Rash pubic area: There different potentials< on top of the list comes fungal infection, can also be bacterial infection or rash form other causes I suggest trial with antifungal cream, and medical review if not improving ...Read more

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I have a little white spot on my pubic area and I don't know what they are? Sort of itchy and irritating

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I have a little white spot on my pubic area and I don't know what they are? Sort of itchy and irritating

Here are some ...: Are you a pubic hair shaver? Do you see a hair in the center of the white spot? If so, they're overactive sebaceous glands, which may be itchy at times, but may be further irritated by shaving. If the hairs are present, they could be sebaceous glands or scabies... But without a direct look, it's hard to come up an accurate impression. So, see Doc timely for confirmation and Rx as needed. ...Read more

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I have severe tattoos and they are itchy and have like swollen in areas of the tattoos want can this be and they hurt if I sketch them?

I have severe tattoos and they are itchy and have like swollen in areas of the tattoos want can this be and they hurt if I sketch them?

See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Itchy and flaky pubic area, eyebrows and scalp what is this?

Fungal: Sounds like fungal and/ or yeast infestations. The facial component is called seborrhea. A topical anti-fungal like Nystatin cream might be useful. Try a selenium based shampoo wash around the genital region in the shower. Selenium is anti-dandruff, which is thought to have a fungal ("microsporum furfur") relationship. ...Read more