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Rashes Between My Legs And Smells Bad
Below scrotum and toward right leg I have a damp red rash that smells like fish. If scrubbed in shower produces slight pains. What is this?
Possible fungal: The damp red rash with a fishy smell may be from a longstanding fungal infection; however if sexually active, could be related to std. I would recommend over the counter antifingal cream ( lotrimin (clotrimazole) af) - apply a thin layer am/pm for 5 days- if not resolved- see your pohysician and get checked for stds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a tiny rash on the inside of the case between my right leg and vagina. It only appeared a few days ago and it seems to sweat a bit during the day and it smells weird. I think it is just from the FL heat and sweating mixed with too tight of underwe
Fungal vs. chaffing: Sounds like you may have a dermatitis caused by rubbing, perhaps complicated by sweat and moisture and maybe a fungal element. Anywhere that is dark, hot, and moist can be susceptible to fungal infection. Abrasion or irritation from other causes can be complicated by a minor fungal infection. Keep clean, apply clotrimazole cream 2-3 times daily and keep the area aired out as much as possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What kind of rash is between the leg and groin area its not a simple rash it can make walking realy uncomfertable and can begin to smell. Can wash it 100 times a day and buy nite its back again. Wat could it be? Jock itch?
Intertrigo: Intertrigo (intertriginous dermatitis) is an inflammatory condition of skin folds, induced or aggravated by heat, moisture, maceration, friction, and lack of air circulation. Intertrigo frequently is worsened or colonized by infection, which most commonly is candidal but also may be bacterial, fungal, or viral. Intertrigo commonly affects the axilla, perineum, inframammary creases , other folds. ...Read more
Have a rash type pattern under belly and in creases between legs it itches and has a weird smell along with bumps I have iched open what is it?
Rash on inner thigh, pubic area and penis after unprotected sex. does not itch. No pain, no smell, red bumps, no puss. Very concerned
Evaluation: will help tell whether it is associated sexually transmitted and offer treatment ...Read more
Itchy groin rash on the inside of the thigh on both sides. It has a odd smell with stickiness. I also have red itchy bumps in my pubic hair area. I don't think it is a STD even though I have received 2 blowjobs. What could it be?
I have rashes on my inner thighs and backs of my legs that itch bad i scratch them till they bleed I have had these for longer than a couple years?
Jock itch: Sounds like you have atopic contact dermatitis- which is secondarily infected with fungus. First- see a md as rashes can not be correctly diagnosed without actual visualization. Second- need appropriate therapy for both infection and atopy. Third- need prevention - so it does not come back. ...Read more
If I been taking amoxicillin and some how begin to break out in little rashes that itch so bad on my legs and back do u go to the hospital for special?
I have been getting petechial rashes on my ribs and legs. I also have petechiae on my arms, scattered however. I've heard causes are bad, but I would like your opinion.
Evaluation: Petechiae can be caused by benign causes as well as serious causes. Simple things such as straining, lifting, crying etc. can result in the breakage of small capillaries resulting in Petechiae . Medications and herbal supplements can be a cause. Review the medications and supplements you at taking, if you can not find a reason seek the help of your physician. ...Read more
Hi, I have a really sore red weepy patch between my legs. In the groin crease. This patch smells really bad and seems to be spreading to my belly fold?
Candidiasis: Could be an excoriated candidal infection. Get the area evaluated and properly diagnosed so the correct treatment can occur. Best wishes. ...Read more
I used a bad shaver a day ago and now I have a huge rash on my legs, it itches and feels weird, what to do?
What do you suggest if i used a bad shaver a day ago and now I have a huge rash on my legs! it itches and feels weird. What can I do?
I have a bad cut on my leg for a few weeks that I think might be infected. It has a red bumpy rash around it and it produces discharge.
Stasis dermatitis : Some people who have chronic swelling of their legs and feet due to edema may eventually developed a type of rash called stasis dermatitis. This is associated with redness and sometimes there can even be clear fluid seeping from the area. Sometimes compression stockings can help but consider a visit with your doctor to clarify why you're having so much swelling and what therapy can be used to reduce it ...Read more
Dermatologist: Much more description of your rash is needed in order to make a diagnosis. Various possibilities include heat rash, allergic reaction to poison ivy, clothing,cosmetics, insect bites, eczema,etc. You need an examination by your physician or a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Leg itch: A natural question would be to ask if you came in contact with Poison Ivy or Poison Oak. In any event, if the rash is not spreading you can try Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) creme which is over-the-counter. This should help to clear it up. If the rash is spreading you should probably see a Dermatologist. ...Read more
Yes: See a dermatologist, obtain a proper diagnosis and start appropriate treatment. ...Read more
I have a very nasty rash between my left leg and my groin area it stinks some of their skin area is sloughing off
it looks bad its read it hurts and
Groin rash: See your doctor or dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. The area should be examined and cultured for bacteria and fungus (which includes yeast). After evaluation appropriate treatment can be given.There are other more unusual causes of such a rash. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer