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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
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I had unprotected sex 18 days ago I now have a fungal like rash on scrotum the last 3 days ago but no sores or pain and light itch could it be herpes ?

Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
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I had unprotected sex 18 days ago I now have a fungal like rash on scrotum the last 3 days ago but no sores or pain and light itch could it be herpes ?

You: stated fungal like. If you are correct then it is not herpes. However with unprotected sex you need full evaluation for STDS and practice safe sex ...Read more

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Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more


Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
Board Certified, General Practice
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I have a rash on my inerthighs and they are white looking like a pimple and they itch and now getting them under my scrotom ?

Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
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I have a rash on my inerthighs and they are white looking like a pimple and they itch and now getting them under my scrotom ?

It could be: infection of the hair follicles. Herpes also needs to be ruled out. Can be treated once a definite diagnosis is made. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Michael Michaels
Board Certified, Urology
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Which medicine can I use for scrotum rash?

Dr. Michael Michaels
Board Certified, Urology
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Which medicine can I use for scrotum rash?

It depends: It depends on the type of rash. See a dermatologist. It could be fungal, chemical irritation and other causes. Each is treated differently. Good luck.Does not sound serioud. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Bennett
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What to use on a rash on scrotum?

Dr. Robert Bennett
Board Certified, Urology
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What to use on a rash on scrotum?

SCROTAL RASH: It is likely to be yeast but may not. An antifungal prep with steroid is often useful. ...Read more

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Dr. Bac Nguyen
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What can be done for a scrotum rash?

Dr. Bac Nguyen
Board Certified, Family Medicine
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What can be done for a scrotum rash?

A diagnostic dilema: It is difficult to tell what you have and so advising treatment is impossible. You possibly have heat-rash and/or jock-itch in the groin, scrotum areas which can be treated with keeping cool/dry and otc lotrimin/lamisil cream. Stds such as early herpes, psoriasis, warts etc...Need different treatments. Consult doc for evaluation and appropriate treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Board Certified, Pediatrics
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I have a scrotum rash from shaving so what should I do now?

Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Board Certified, Pediatrics
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I have a scrotum rash from shaving so what should I do now?

Scrotal rash: If you feel burning or pain or it there is bleeding, it may signify an infection which can be treated with a local antibiotic like bacitracin. If it is itchy, a moisturizer maybe all you need. Redness maybe relieved by by cold compress. ...Read more

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Dr. Jerome Litt
Board Certified, Dermatology
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Embarrassing scrotum rash. Who treats it?

Dr. Jerome Litt
Board Certified, Dermatology
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SCROTUM RASH: Dermatologists treat scrotum rashes. Meanwhile, use a mild soap; change your laundry detergent to all free and clear, and never wear jockey shorts (only boxers). ...Read more

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Dr. Luis Eguiguren
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Baby red rash on scrotum 9 months old?

Dr. Luis Eguiguren
Board Certified, Pediatrics
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Baby red rash on scrotum 9 months old?

Irritation/infection: Moisture, heat and lack of air circulation may cause skin irritation in diaper covered areas of the skin. It may get over infected with bacteria or fungus. Baby may need a medicated cream, take him to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Jerome Litt
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How do I get rid of scrotum rash?

Dr. Jerome Litt
Board Certified, Dermatology
66 years in practice
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SCROTUM RASH: How long have you had it? Change your soap to a milder one (dove or cetaphil); change your clothing detergent to all free & clear; wear boxer (not jockey) shorts. If it persists, see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Dr. Keith Ramsey
Board Certified, Adolescent Medicine
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Can antibiotics give rash on scrotum?

Dr. Keith Ramsey
Board Certified, Adolescent Medicine
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Can antibiotics give rash on scrotum?

Yes: You can get yeast or tinea (jock itch) from taking oral antibiotics. Try using Clotrimazole cream three times a day for 14 days. If that doesn't work, then have it checked. ...Read more

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Dr. Linda Callaghan
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Scrotum Rash (Definition)

Scrotum rash is a symptom in which a person has some color changes, new bumps, or other type of skin change on his scrotum. Rashes on the scrotum can be caused by yeast, bug bites, ...Read more


Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

Skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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