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My Inner Thigh Burns
Red dry skin all down my inner thighs and calves, burns and is very sore especially in the bath ? Jock itch?
Quite possibly: Jock itch usually associated w/ men, but women get it too: warm, moist, dark areas are fungus' favorite place to live; might also be candida fungus spread from vagina if u have yeast "infxn". Both types of fungus r treated with antifungal (ones like lotrimin & desenex & Nizoral (ketoconazole) work well against both fungi). Keep area dry; wear loose cotton undies; use antifungal spray to dry & protect. ...Read more
I have a red spot on inner thigh the size of a quarter with a white spot in center. What could this be? It burns an itches a little.
Skin lesion: Is the outer border slightly raised & scaly? Does the center look like relatively normal skin? May have ringworm (tinea corporis) a mind skin fungus. Can try otc antifungal cream like Lamisil (or generic terbinafine). Rub in thoroughly, wash hands. Treat for at least a week after lesion has disappeared. Wash clothing/bedding/towels that touched it. If not improved, see doc. Keep area dry. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a rash on the back of left knee which spread till inner thigh and also to the right inner thigh. It is red, itchy and burns. Plz suggest cure?
Cure?: You MUST show these issues to your primary doctor who will then refer you (if necessary) to a specialist. Please let me know what develops. ...Read more
How can I tell if i'm having an allergic reaction on my vagina from lube, meds, or laundry soap? It burns on outside and part of butt and inner thigh
See a doctor: Either a dermatologist or gynecologist should be able to determine what kind of reaction you are having. It does sound like it could be an allergic reaction or contact dermatitis. You can start by changing your laundry detergent and body soap. Take a look at what you are taking- drugs like advil (ibuprofen) can cause rashes. ...Read more
Small red rash on inner right thigh and knee, it burns when shower water hits it, what can it be? They look like tiny red dots, no recent changes in diet or detergent; i took a Benadryl (diphenhydramine) just in case
I have a rash on my inner arms on my stomach and on 1of my inner thighs , I work at a factory . could that be the reason , its itches and burns and th?
Skin irritation : Friction between your thighs causes inflammation both through constant irritation of the outer layers of the skin and continued micro-damage to the outer-layers of the skin. This along with warmth, sloughing off of epidermis, and change in superficial normal flora, all lead to skin irritation in the area. I hope this answer helps! ...Read more
I'm a 40 year old woman I have a lot of itching in the inner thigh area to where I scratch so much and and I make it burn?
Hi! I have had a few bumps on my inner thigh that won't go away. They don't hurt, itch or burn. They're just there. There are maybe 5 of them?
Exam needed: Impossible to give a DX in this format You will need an exam to get your answer. ...Read more