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Ittching On Scotom
I have a very bad vaginal odor. Specially during intercourse. Little ittch but lots of cottage cheese like discharge. Two periods in one month as well?
This could be a vaginal yeast infection, but the only way to make sure of other problems is to see your DR and get exam
Call and get this scheduled. ...Read more
Anxiety: I assume you are referring to anxiety when you say bad nerves. Anxiety is primarily produced by misperceptions of situations and interactions, sounding our alarm system to release stress hormones unnecessarily. Try using the free anti anxiety app for education, support and ongoing help to reduce anxiety. Best. ...Read more
Possible skin: Irritation, inflammation, infection, dryness etc or u just like scratching your privates(just kidding friend ) personally i'd scratch my head in the golf course when i miss a 2 foot birdie putt for the championship match! get examined if it bothers u more! also have your annual physical to include lab work ro include blood count chemistry panel psa lipids ekg etc good day mate! ...Read more
I drank a chocolate chip frap and the cups scrach my trout it feels dry itchy i done this before what do I do I can sallow fine no sytoms anxious?
Are you drinking a: Frappuccino (frozen coffee beverage)? Do you have this problem when drinking other frozen beverages? Have you ingested the same product at closer to a room temperature and had similar problems? If you have repeated experience of throat itching each time you drink this - would stop drinking it. Don't know if it is the cold temp or the contents that is causing you to reacte this way. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my jock area itches around my thighs and butt and scrotem area, what is it and how can I fix this?
Sir... I hv some 4-5 bumps which are of colour of my scrotom...and they are some time very itchy....
Here are some...: It is hard to tell what they may be without further detailed history + a direct look at, although clinically they may result from fungal skin infection or psoriasis or eczema. However, it is possible to figure these out correctly by following instructions in articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Thereby you can work better with doc for right diagnosis & care. ...Read more
I was scared because i used to have jock itch, and staphybacteria at the same time, i was concern of it was a simtom of aids or hiv?
I am a psorisis sufferer .Recently the symtoms.Got worst.I feel very ithcy .Once scratch ED the skin will bleed. What medicine should l take ?
Psoriasis: Treatment of psoriasis depends on the extent of the lesions and if you have psoriatic arthritis. Typical medications include prescription Clobex Spray and vectical. For more extensive disease and arthritis there are the biologics like enbrel, humira, Remicade or stelara (ustekinumab). ...Read more
Hi. I am 23 year old boy. I having itching problem on my scrotal from last one week. And also notice that my scrotal lumbs are not loose as its loose?
Here are some...: Some lesions like psoriasis, eczema (including atopic dermatitis), etc. may cause recurrent intractable itch, but the underlying causes for these lesions remain unknown, although skin fungal infection could lead to similar itch but responding well to antifungal with steroid cream. Nonetheless, it is hard to offer right Dx for right care without a direct look at them. ...Read more
Infection?: Let's face it. Our scrotums usually are hot and itchy. However, an infection is the most common cause of an itchy and warm scrotum, especially if it is swollen and red, or you shave your scrotum and are diabetic. The worst cause would be Fournier's gangrene, which could develop, and progress rapidly. A urologist can assist in identifying the problem and providing a solution. ...Read more
See answer : Redness and itching of the scrotum usually related either to a fungal/yeast infection (jock itch) or to some type of irritant that has come into contact with the skin: perfumed soaps, scented detergents, fabric softener, spermicidal products, or some other chemical. If fungal, keep area clean and dry and apply antifungal cream/powder. If irritant, avoid irritant and apply steroid cream to area. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: Your scrotum could be itching for many reasons. You may have a yeast infection or a chronic dermatitis called lichen simplex chronicus...Due to excessive scratching or an irritant or contact dermatitis. You should see your dermatologist for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Is it new or recurrent? But from what you described, in general, try avoiding any over-washing and any local physical stimulation. For the time being, try applying topical Hydrocortisone cream lightly and see for 3-5 days. If not improved, you should see a urologist or dermatologist timely, and don't second guess on line.
Best luck... ...Read more
Want to ask about the allergy of my husband, itching on his scrutom only not on any part of his body skin?
Dermatologist: He needs to see a dermatologist since it could be an underlying infection versus a skin condition. A dermatologist should see him for a possible biopsy. ...Read more
Can any sort of cancer make scortum itchy? What can make itchy scortum other than fungus? Anything internally make itchy?
Left scotum peeling off skin sometimes, periodically onset off itchiness what's the medical term for this condition Tia ?
Tinea Cruris: Essentially, jock itch. You've got what sounds to be a fungal infection for which an over the counter preparation should work just fine. The trick is to apply the lotions or creams EXACTLY the number of times they recommend and for AT LEAST the amount of time they recommend. Also, wear loose fitting shorts that breathe and keep area clean and dry. ...Read more
I found something hard and round at about 1/4 inch in length floating around in my scrotum. Could this be a calcium deposit?
Likely benign cyst: Leave it alone unless increases in size or becomes symptomatic. ...Read more
I have a weird red part on only my right side of my scrotum it doesn't itch but does hurt when you touch it and it wasn't there before I ran?
Infected cyst?: Without a direct look at it, it is hard to tell what it may be. Yet, clinically, it may be an infected sebaceous gland like an acne, which eventually bursts, drains, and subsides, but with possible recurrence. So, seek evaluation & counseling as needed timely. Best wish... ...Read more
Hello Dr Michael, on my scrotum, I've little bumps and doesn't itch me, it's just there. It happens when I mistakingly used an old shaving stick.
Most likely,...: ..., these little non-itchy bumps are the hyperactive sebaceous glands of hair follicles, which require no active care. So, just watch and see if they may change and evolve in shape and size over time. If stable, leave them alone. Remember: Shaving may induce inverted hair growth or ingrown hair or razor bumps. Of course, it is hard to make right diagnosis without a direct look. ...Read more
Scrotum is red and painful , very sensitive to touch, no itch at all, just feels like it's severely burned. A large portion of the right side and a sm?
If you can get an early appointment with your Primary doctor that would be best. If not, please have someone to the nearest Emergency facility.
In either case you will be carefully treated.
Hope all goes well - please kep me posted. ...Read more
In most cases this itching is a jock itch or a fungal dermatitis. This kind of infection is common and usually can improve with over the counter anti-fungals.
If there is any sores, redness, heat you may need to be seen by your physician.
If this is just dry skin i often recommend a very strong moisturizing lotion such as lac-hydrin. ...Read more