Top
20
Doctor insights on: Lower Thigh Itchy Skin

Share
1

1
Itchy red bumps around thighs and buttocks?

Itchy red bumps around thighs and buttocks?

Difficult to say.: It's often difficult to diagnose skin issues without seeing them in person. I recommend seeing your doctor for diagnosis and any needed treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Jack Mutnick
1,079 doctors shared insights

Itching (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more


2

2
Itchy bumpy rash on inner thighs and legs possibly jock itch?

Itchy bumpy rash on inner thighs and legs possibly jock itch?

How old are you?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, & we expect it of you! List any meds you take, & any chronic medical problems, too. ...Read more

6

6
Red itchy bumps on upper thigh with numb sensation?

Red itchy bumps on upper thigh with numb sensation?

Sounds like hives: Urticaria, hives, are caused by exposure to something the body responds to in an allergic response. Pink raised areas that blanch when pressed, itchy is a typical hive. Anxiety can also be a cause. It could be from something that came in contact with upper thighs, perhaps new pants, new detergent, new scent. Most cases, cause not found. Rx with antihistamines. If very bad, may need rx w steroids. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
Rash inner thigh and armpits and is spreading!

Rash inner thigh and armpits and is spreading!

Probable fungal rash: this sounds like intertrigo, a fungal rash. I suggest the use of OTC Lotrimin (clotrimazole) AF cream, sparingly AM/PM for 3 days- if not improving- see your physician. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
9

9
Vaginal irritation on my external labia. Itchiness, red, swollen, white flaky skin surrounding the area. It's in the crease of my inner thigh as well?

Vaginal irritation on my external labia. Itchiness, red, swollen, white flaky skin surrounding the area. It's in the crease of my inner thigh as well?

Maybe yeast: It sounds like you have yeast or what is commonly called "jock itch." luckily over the counter yeast creams are available. If it does not improve then you will need to see a doctor. ...Read more

10

10
Having red skin in lower tummy and around thigh area near the penis?

Having red skin in lower tummy and around thigh area near the penis?

Could be yeast : it is not clear what this rash is. It could be yeast. I would suggest you see a dermatologist to help confirm the diagnosis. ...Read more

12

12
Lower buttocks and inner and back thighs itching intensely in morning ? No rash, cuts, dryness.

Lower buttocks and inner and back thighs itching intensely in morning ? No rash, cuts, dryness.

Winter itch: In the winter skin can become very dry and itchy. A moisturizing cream like Intensive Care or Gold Bond will control it. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

13

13
Groyne area rash red rash on both inner legs

Groyne area rash red rash on both inner legs

There : There are several possibilities for this one including fungal infection, yeast, or intertrigo (a condition of irritation in the groin). Other possibilities include eczema or psoriasis in the area. For "jock-itch", i often prescribe a mild Hydrocortisone cream twice daily combined with an antifungal cream twice daily in the area. I would consider a visit to a dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. I hope that helps. ...Read more

14

14
Inner thigh rashs, itching, bumpy a bit?

Inner thigh rashs, itching, bumpy a bit?

Irritation? Fungus?: This is common area for fungal infection which would require antifungals such as lamisil, (terbinafine) micatin, lotrimin. Pther possibilities include bacterial infection or dermatitis from friction. These conditions are treated differently. If this persists see doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

16

16
Non itchy red welts/bumps started on stomach then spread to back and upper thigh area? Bumps are slightly raised

Rash: it's difficult to tell you what kind of rash you have without seeing it but it may be related to hives or urticaria from something you are allergic to or something that you ate. You might want to try orc benadryl (diphenhydramine) orally or topically to see if it help. Good luck ...Read more

17

17
Inner thigh burning itching breaking out and red sometimes bruise appears?

Inner thigh burning itching breaking out and red sometimes bruise appears?

Odd: Two possibilities come to mind. If the redness is only on one thigh then it is possible you have shingles. If it is on both thighs then it is not shingles but may be a fungal infection. Better see your doctor or an urgent care for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

19

19
What causes red rash on lower legs small red raised bumps, thickest at ankles, but spreading upward

What causes red rash on lower legs small red raised bumps, thickest at ankles, but spreading upward

Many possible causes: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

20

20
What could a rash (lesion like) on my legs (inner thigh and outer thigh, and lower legs be?

What could a rash (lesion like) on my legs (inner thigh and outer thigh, and lower legs be?

Leg rash: Rashes, or what people call rashes, are due to a long list of diagnoses that require an evaluation by a clinician. See help as soon as you can so that a treatment can be initiated. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Doanh Nguyen, md, faaaai
662 doctors shared insights

Itchy Rash (Definition)

Most itchy rashes are called eczema or dermatitis. Both are due to ...Read more


Itchy Skin (Definition)

Often pertains to skin that is dry and ...Read more