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Jock Itch From Dirty Underwear
White scaly patches in the inner folds of my skin near the butt area. It itches and some pain from scratching. Do I have jock itch? I am a female.
I'm not sure if what I have is jock itch, but under my scrotum a foul smelling liquid is secreting and itches occasionally. And if scratches it bleeds?
I have a raised red streak on the base of my penis. There are small, blister like spots, one which broke open, and it itches. Is this jock itch?
I have a rash in the crease of my buttocks abottom of bikini line. I fear it may be shingles. It has lasted months. I tried cortozone creams, jock itch cream, tripicol and alchohol. It itches really bad. If I scratch it gets worse. It is bumpy and sometim
Sometimes the skin on my left testicle would itch. It mostly itches after I finish taking a shower and put on my underwear. The itch isn't persistent?
Here are some. ..: Glad to know the left hemiscrotal itch just transient after shower. How long has it been? Recurring each time? You may take a look at the itching spot if there is any change in color or texture of affected skin. If yes, try gentle washing without any physical or chemical irritation to it and see it may evolve. If worsening, try topical steroid. If not helpful, seek evaluation to make sure... ...Read more
Both sides of my hip itches really bad and I don't know what it causing it, could it be caused by underwear too tight??
Could be.: Get some silk undies and use them. Almost no one is allergic to silk. ...Read more
When I wear my underwear I get these red bumps a lot of discharge and it itches like crazy. Then when I take them off it stops itching. Help please?
Underwear: Wonder if u r allergic to material the underwear is made of, or the detergent used. Best to consult a dermatologist to run tests. ...Read more
Mild jock itch for 1 week. Distinct red lines in skin near seams of underwear. Itch and burning surrounds. Used tube of Lotrimun Ultra, no luck yet?
Jock itch rash: The groin is a delicate area that is easily bothered by heat, sweating, detergents, and other chemicals.Lotrimin (clotrimazole) is an antifungal treatment that often helps jock itch fungus and yeast, so if it has not helped, you may have an allergy to detergents, soaps or fabric softeners and not a fungus or yeast. Keep area dry with witch hazel, and apply hydrocortisone cream 1% several times a day. ...Read more
My penis always Itches. The near by region itches more. And when I scratch then the skin gets removed and even blood comes. It also gives dirty smell.
Brown discharge. Experiencing pain in my vagina. It itches very bad and it have a very bad smell. My panty sometimes get wet and have a dirty brownish?
Vaginal infection: The brownish color to the discharge suggests old blood, but this is not always the case. It is not typical of a simple yeast infection which you might treat yourself. You need evaluation by health professional (MD/NP/PA) for examination of the vagina & sampling/lab testing of the discharge in order to decide which treatment is best. Be seen AS SOON as you are able! Good luck! ...Read more
Treat infection: Treat the cause! If an infection, often fungal, most over-the-counter preparations are effective if you are compliant with the regimen for 1-2 weeks. Terbinafine, miconazole, Clotrimazole are common meds used to treat this. A topical steroid such as Hydrocortisone may be used at the same time to treat itching. If not infection related, make sure your clothing is not a cause. Is it too tight, etc. ...Read more
Provided you use the correct medication, the itch and discomfort should start disdappearing within a week or shorter.
Be sure to conitnue applying the cream until the lesions are completely gone. If what you use does not work, it will be better to use a medication prescribed by your doctor. ...Read more
Do herpes outbreaks always blister? Is it possible to have burning and itching from jock itch and after scratching scabs form?
Yes and yes:
Genital herpes lesions are usually vesicles which are small blisters. They then rupture to form superficial ulcers and scabs which eventually heal. Oral herpes lesions less often form blisters and crust and scab sooner.
Jock itch or tinea cruris usually causes a red inching rash in the inner groin near the scrotum in males. If you scratch it can bleed and form scabs. ...Read more
Having sex weekly with new partner. Everytime, itching after from 6-7 ingrown hairs... She's on top most of the time. Never had this problem though. She's a little bit heavy? Could she have jock itch?
Could be fungal: See your MD TO MAKE SURE THERE NO OTHER CAUSE OF ITICHING ...Read more
I have jock itch and I used anti fungal cream now I fell itching in my belly button what should I do?
Cure for scrotum redness. I am using cream for jock itch. Does not seem to be working have been using 3-4 days with no relief. Also itching. Nothing?
Here are some. ..: Intractable itch on the sac may result from allergy, inflammation, yeast infection or autoimmune disorders; examples are tinea (yeast skin infection), atopic dematitis, psoriasis, lichen sclerosus, contact dermatitis, etc. How to manage it for short and long-term benefits? See dermatologist for detail. Note: Cure is impossible but it can be modified and contained. ...Read more
Hello dic, I ve got severe itching betwen thighs nd private part. Similar to jock itch. Itz been 3 weeeks itz not going. I ve got on face also. Plz help me?
I suffer from itching in the groin part area. It's producing liquid and that stinks. Please help. It's like it's swelling and it moist a lot. As what I research, they call it jock itch but it's like a wound that producing liquid. I'm taking antibiotic ca
Hi, I seem to have jock itch, but no rash/redness. I've had it for months and while clotrimazole helps with the itching, it doesn't seem to be going away. Although I'm pretty sure it's gotten much better. The main reason I'm so lost as to what I should try
Ans: Sounds like you have improved. Continue your cream and try putting talc powder over the area. This will keep the area dry. ...Read more
I have a rash on my penis that has been itching for a while severely and now burns during intercourse. I thought it was jock itch but not sure now.
See doctor: Best bet will be rash evaluation by physician. Without have a look very difficult to comment. ...Read more
Have itching in inner thighs and genitals. Can see white spots also. Pain and chaffing also occurs sometimes. Does not look like jock itch. Pls help?
See a dermatologist: Without the ability to examine these would have no way in which to diagnose. Get examined. ...Read more
I recently had surgery the skin around the incision on my scrotum is itching and peeling this may be jock itch how do I treat the raw skin?
How can I treat intense itching on my scrotum and the inside of my thighs or groin...Don't know if jock itch, ringworm, or what but does have musky odor?
Likely Fungal: It is most likely a fungal infection. (ringworm, jock itch are similar fungi) keep the area clean and dry. Try an over the counter antifungal cream (such as lotrimin (clotrimazole) or lamisil). You can try 1% Hydrocortisone cream to control the itching. If it is not improving or it is getting worse after a few days, see your doctor. ...Read more
Week after trimming had itch in groin crease for 3 days has stopped but have a couple small red rashes from itching w/dry skin on edge, is jock itch?
Can econazole cream for jock itch be used in combination with over-the-counter lotrimen jock itch spray or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) sprays to suppress itching?
Probably: Usually we don't want to use two different antifungal agents at the same time but there is probably no harm in doing so. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) spray is ok but there are other otc stuff such as tricalm, itch x that may be more effective. I would suggest that you space the application 30-minute or more apart and see your doctor if the problem persists. ...Read more
Initially it started like jock itch but reached the glans and now the glans is leathery skinned with two red patches of inflammation. I have already been applying Miconazole-nitrate ointment for about 2 weeks now. The itching in the inner thighs has stoppe
I've been using betamethasone dipropionate ointment. Itching n soreness has gone but jock itch rash is still there but its turning orangeish now?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist to evaluate for infection. ...Read more
Jock itch. Itching/burning & redness on scrotum. Also flaking skin, after rubbing flaking area it left shiny areas on that skin. Fungal or bacterial?
Here are some...: Do you have similar lesions on other parts of body especially over elbows or knees? Clinically, it may be skin fungal infection or psoriasis. For the time being, you may try topical hydrocortisone 1 % with antifungal drug like clotrimazole 1-2 times daily and see. Besides, have a doctor to take a look for confirmation. How to get these done correctly? To http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. ...Read more
I have had a harsh itching on my testicles. Its lasted two years. Docs have told its jock itch. Prescription powder didn't work. I'm STD free.
Most likely fungal: Most likely fungal, try another agent. Can be treated similar to athletic foot. ...Read more
Have rash and itching went to gynocologist and he brushed it off saying that it was like jock itch and I have had it for months now. Went to another dr. And they said yeadt infection treated it with diflucan and nystatin. Most have wnt away have 1 spot t
Pro mean with: And bio means life. Probiotics help the GI system digest food. Anti means against. So, if one takes excessive antibiotics (which are sometimes needed) they can kill off the good bacteria in our GI systems and we can have digestive problems. This can happen w/out antibiotics at times too. So, the probiotics replace the good bacteria that are missing or low. Do what doc says. Peace. ...Read more
I have been having alot of clear discharge and have to keep changing my underwear there s no itching an no odor what could this be?
Progesterone: What you describe tends to occur at the progesterone phase of your cycle and is not abnormal. Wearing a thin underwear pad you can change will help you feel more in control of freshness at this time. Do follow-up with your gynecologist or primary doctor to further discuss your concern. ...Read more
My hip and the front side have become black. What should I do. Is it also advisable to sleep without underwear. At times there is an itching.?
Discoloration: Advise u to have that looked at by your family doctor. ...Read more
Suffering with skin allerdy at underwear area (front and back) from more than 10 years. Syptoms are Red coloured skin, feeling irritated, more itching?
Thick Creamy white discharge? Little bit of a foul odor? . mild itching. Leaves white crust in underwear how do I get rid of this? Or what is this
Bacterial vaginosis: Is the most likely cause of your problem. This is a very common problem that affects millions of women. It is not a sexually transmitted infection. It requires prescription antibiotics either pills or vaginal gel to clear it up. I would be happy to call in the appropriate medication, based on your history, if you would like to consult me through HealthTap. ...Read more
3 or 4 years white heavy sometimes chunky vaginal discharge? White/crusty on underwear. No itching or redness, sometimes fishy smelling. (female)
What does it mean when my vagina has been itching very bad on the outer part and having yellow discharge in my underwear and a very bad odor?
Needs testing: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more
I have itching and a few bumps along my underwear line. I'm heavyset and sweat a lot. I tested for STIs, all negative. What could help this rash?
Likely yeast: Women can get a yeast that is more like the yeast men get with jock itch. This is called tinea. an antifungal powder with nystatin or mycostatin should help. Once it clears using an antipersperant in this area (avoid ones with fragrance) will help keep the area dry. Taking the underwear off near bedtime to allow cool air over the area helps too. Even better a cool fan. ...Read more
I recently trimmed some of my pubic hair, and now that area is very itchy, especially when wearing underwear. Is there any way to stop the itching?
Don't shave closely.: MANSCAPING: If you shave very closely, you increase the itchiness caused by hairs caught beneath the skin surface. If you want a "neat" appearance, try trimming the hair with an electric clipper instead. For itch now, some people get relief from aloe vera gel, hydrocortisone cream, or Gold Bond medicated powder. If itching continues, consider a private virtual visit with a HealthTap doctor. ...Read more