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Rash In Groin Area
Try antifungal cream: The most common cause of a rash in the groin area is called tinea cruis or "jock-itch". Try an over the counter anti-fungal cream like Clotrimazole or lotrimin (clotrimazole). After one week, if these don't work then you may have seborrheic dermatitis. This requires a prescription from a dermatologist. ...Read more
Don't panic.: Nothing makes people more nervous than a rash in the genital area. It could be anything from jock itch to an allergy to something you applied in that area to, yes, something you caught from intimate contact. Put your mind at ease by seeing your doctor and getting it sorted out. You can try otc Hydrocortisone cream first if you wish, but if that doesn't work, see your doc or a dermatologist. ...Read more
Hi. I am 27, male. I have recently got soome red rash in groin area... It's a little itchy... What can be the reason?
Fungal Infection: Most likely you are suffering from a fungal infection of the skin. It is commonly referred to as jock itch. The main culprit is the humid environment created by sweat and folding of the skin. This creates optimal place for fungus to grow. Medical term used is tinea cruris. Can be treated with avoiding tight clothes, keeping area dry, and using otc anti-fungal cream like lotrimin (clotrimazole). Good luck. ...Read more
This is when it : Would be a good time to see your physician or your dermatologist. They can evaluate for cause & then provide a treatment plan. Take care. ...Read more
Skin rash in groin area (age 17). Dermatologist visit, biopsy revealed nothing significant. So what is this?
Rash: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. ...Read more
4 year old son had rash on groin area, 2wks later 5 yr old has rash same area and spots all over body, i had under my breasts what could this be?
I went to urgent care 3 days ago for rash in groin area actually on my penis. Didn't explain this in previous question.they gave nystatin without exam?
Why you did not ask: Other than renewals by your own doctor for a known problem , the doctor should never Rx a prescription with out examining . All doctors will agree. You should have asked on the spot. This is the reason every one should have a family physician to get better care and proper referral to the specialist . ...Read more
Why my rash on groin area is turning white and dry , and burns a little, after usiing my antifungal otc, but is weird they looks like common pimples?
White scaly itchy rash in groin area. Applied Clotrimazole cream for 6 days. Now brownish yellow patches forming. Is it natural? I am a male teenager
Red rash in groin area with small red lumps- now also red dots on head of penis. Not itchy but groin area was, now it's just sore. Is this an std?
Have bad rash in groin area taking bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for infected area prone to boils have one draining.have nystain powder but burns could I take fluconazole?
Itchy skin, and pink rash on groin area, always consist on fungi, eccema, psoriasis, allergy , or STD can cause this things to, im freak out?
My boyfrirnd has a rash in groin area and under armpit he also has been on antibiotics for mrsa and pnemonia caused by a spider bite that had necrosis?
A lot to consider: MRSA is a type of bacteria, not a diagnosis. Does he have a MRSA pneumonia? How is that related to a brown recluse spider? Which antibiotics delivered how, at what doses, for how long? He must have been very ill. Sounds like he has monilial intertrigo related in part to antibiotics. If this is the case, he will improve with miconazole cream, Castellani's solution, and a single dose of oral flucona ...Read more
Doc, I'm currently having rashes in my groin area and my scrotum becomes occasionally itchy. The itchiness subsides whenever I apply candid powder.
Is it possible to get a rash near your groin area from wearing a lot of tight pants? I see one now. How can I treat this and when will it disappear?
Yes: Monilial infection can occur especially in an obese person who sweats a lot. ...Read more
Fungus: Burning and rash in the groin could be caused by yeast or rungs infection. Fungus has a sharp border with scaling amd yeast has small red pus like spots in an irregular shape. Mild cases are treatable with cream. More extensive cases may need oral drugs such as Diflucan (fluconazole) or ketoconazole. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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