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Rash Between Legs
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
Groin Rash: Most rashes in the perineal or groin area are due to fungus. The phrase that we grew up with is 'jock itch'. There are several anti-fungal options over the counter. So, many of these rashes do not need prescriptions. But, if you are not getting better or have pain as well please get in to see a trusted medical advisor. ...Read more
Sun burn feeling rash between legs by knees localized in same spots on both sides, no itching, red.
Contact dermatitis?: Sounds like you could be having a reaction to something. The detergent you use on your clothes, a soap, or lotion, etc. Stop any new products, and go fragrance free. If you are wearing spandex or clothes with spandex, then a reaction to the spandex could be a problem, too. Over the counter hydrocortisone cream will help if this is the cause. If it does not or gets hot or painful, worse-see MD ...Read more
Is this ringworm? Rash between legs and into anus. Been on and off for months. When using lotrimin and other jock itch/anti fungal stuff, it is very controled. Often comes back but not as bad as it once was. Gets to the point where it hurts to walk.
Used public restroom, put paper on seats. Pooped, water spashed on anus cut. Now i have rash between legs and anus, labia minora hurts vanginal leak?
Not necessarily: There are many, many causes, both infectious and noninfectious, of rashes. You will need to give further information. ...Read more
I am an obese person, i get burning rashes between the legs due to friction when i walk more. It continues paining. Kindly suggest anasthatic cream.
Zinc oxide: An anesthetic cream is not the answer. You have to treat the problem. The best remedy is obviously to try to lose some weight but i'm sure you are doing this. Try to rub zinc oxide paste on the part of the thighs that are rubbing. This is a great skin lubricant that will stay on your skin and continue to help all day. When the rash is bad, try rubbing 1% Hydrocortisone cream under the zinc. ...Read more
I have noticed a pimpley rash between my legs. It itches and is almost like a maroon color. Any ideas of what it could be ?
Follliculitis/Yeast?: It needs to be examined and possible cultured for a diagnosis. A bacterial or fungal infection are possiblities. This could even be fungal infection with superimposed bacteria. It needs to be treated by doctor before it spreads. The longer there the harder it is to get a normal color. ...Read more