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Sudden red scaly and slight pain when touched scrotum. Been doing sports. How do I treat it?

Sudden red scaly and slight pain when touched scrotum. Been doing sports. How do I treat it?

Here are some. ..: Have you used any new agents or have you exposed to any new environment right before such occurrence? Is this new or recurrent? How severe is it now? If new and sudden, consider allergy-based skin disorders; if not fast promulgating & no fever, you may try topical steroid cream 1-2 x daily and lightly for 5-6 days & see. If not the above, see Doc right now? Let me know how you may feel in 2 days. ...Read more

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I have what seems to be a red semi scaly itchy rash on my scrotum and im looking for a way to treat it fast before it gets worse some skin is cracked?

I have what seems to be a red semi scaly itchy rash on my scrotum and im looking for a way to treat it fast before it gets worse some skin is cracked?

Here are some. ..: Besides further detailed Hx, a direct look at the concerned area on the scrotum is essential to deduce possible Dx. But gently cleaning and drying the area and lightly applying antifungal with steroid cream 1-2 times daily would be the reasonable temporary measure before gaining pro-evaluation and counseling within 3-5 days. Best wish. .. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of redness between my scrotum and anus?

What could be the cause of redness between my scrotum and anus?

Fungus: This is almost always a fungal infection. Try an over the counter anti-fungal cream. If that does not work go see a doctor so you can be examined.
Patricio c. Gargollo
assistant professor, pediatric urology
director, pediatric urology robotic and minimally invasive surgery
childrens medical center dallas
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I have scaly white flakes on my scrotum and mid afternoon/ evening my scrotal skin is extremely painful and itchy. What do I do?

I have scaly white flakes on my scrotum and mid afternoon/ evening my scrotal skin is extremely painful and itchy. What do I do?

Probably a fungus: Infection. You will need topical and probably systemic treatment. See a doctor for accurate diagnosis and proper treatment. ...Read more

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Hello. Dactarin and daktakort cream hasn't removed redness of my scrotum. What should be the next course of treatment?

Hello. Dactarin and daktakort cream hasn't removed redness of my scrotum. What should be the next course of treatment?

Here are some...: The combined use of micoconazole and hydrocortisone is for skin fungal infection with itchy irritation. If not working, consider other diagnosis or if scrotal redness warrants the need for treatment. Hence, seek evaluation to confirm what may cause scrotal redness before blindly trying topical agent. To help how to deal with such, go to http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html and others in Site. ...Read more

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Cure for scrotum redness. I am using cream for jock itch. Does not seem to be working have been using 3-4 days with no relief. Also itching. Nothing?

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Cure for scrotum redness. I am using cream for jock itch. Does not seem to be working have been using 3-4 days with no relief. Also itching. Nothing?

Here are some. ..: Intractable itch on the sac may result from allergy, inflammation, yeast infection or autoimmune disorders; examples are tinea (yeast skin infection), atopic dematitis, psoriasis, lichen sclerosus, contact dermatitis, etc. How to manage it for short and long-term benefits? See dermatologist for detail. Note: Cure is impossible but it can be modified and contained. ...Read more

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I have swelling from my scrotum all the way up my right thigh. My scrotum is also swollen. No discoloration or redness in scrotum or inner thigh. It h?

I have swelling from my scrotum all the way up my right thigh. My scrotum is also swollen. No discoloration or redness in scrotum or inner thigh. It h?

Time to see doctor: You need to give a good history. For example did you have any trauma to the area. Now for this swelling and discomfort you need to see a doctor for exam ...Read more

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The skin by scrotum and legs is making a lot of foul clear slime. Start last night with redness and burning. What is it and what do I do?

The skin by scrotum and legs is making a lot of foul clear slime. Start last night with redness and burning. What is it and what do I do?

Foul clear slime: Sounds like you may have a fungal infection, some antifungal cream, frequent showers and medicated powder may help but check with your physician. ...Read more

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Can a male yeast infection present very small white pustules accompanied by pain, itching, and redness? This is only on the scrotum.

Can a male yeast infection present very small white pustules accompanied by pain, itching, and redness? This is only on the scrotum.

Folliculitis: Various treatments used. Some of these can be used for more than 1 thing. Castellani solution will help folliculitis, yeast, or intertrigo. Azole creams such as miconazole, ketoconazole, and clotrimazole are useful for yeast and seborrheic dermatitis. A visit to a dermatologist will be a good idea. ...Read more

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No sex for 2 yrs, only masturbation. Recently redness/irritation+itchy on underside of penis shaft (between penis & scrotum).Worse after shower/masturb.

No sex for 2 yrs, only masturbation. Recently redness/irritation+itchy on underside of penis shaft (between penis & scrotum).Worse after shower/masturb.

Dry skin or tinea.: We cannot make a specific diagnosis without an exam, however, what you describe can be caused by dry skin, allergic dermatitis, or tinea cruris. Start by using a hypoallergenic moisturizer and keeping the area dry between showers. If itchiness persists, try using antifungal cream for jock itch. If this fails, make an appointment for evaluation with a HealthTap doctor. ...Read more

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Jock itch. Itching/burning & redness on scrotum. Also flaking skin, after rubbing flaking area it left shiny areas on that skin. Fungal or bacterial?

Jock itch. Itching/burning & redness on scrotum. Also flaking skin, after rubbing flaking area it left shiny areas on that skin. Fungal or bacterial?

Here are some...: Do you have similar lesions on other parts of body especially over elbows or knees? Clinically, it may be skin fungal infection or psoriasis. For the time being, you may try topical hydrocortisone 1 % with antifungal drug like clotrimazole 1-2 times daily and see. Besides, have a doctor to take a look for confirmation. How to get these done correctly? To http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. ...Read more

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What is this problem im having when having sexual foreplay with painful redness on penis? I keep having this painful redness after sexual foreplay on the underside of my penis and onto the top of my scrotum. It will be red the rest of the night and sore

This: This is a rough problem for you that hopefully we can easily solve. First I need to know what you mean by foreplay? How much friction and for how long is this area involved? When you do other activities does this painful redness occur. Does the pain occur immediately or after you have stopped? It may be something as simple as a skin sensitivity or a mild fungal irritation. ...Read more

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I have an itchy/redness scrotum for awhile now, it hasn't gone away with trying anti fungal creams, sprays, baby rash cream has not worked either.?

I have an itchy/redness scrotum for awhile now, it hasn't gone away with trying anti fungal creams, sprays, baby rash cream has not worked either.?

Leave it alone: Scrotal itching and rash isn't usually due to fungal infection, which is more likely to affect the the groin (e.g. Inner thighs) than the scrotum itself. Scrotal rashes are more often due to dry skin or excessive scratching. The best thing to do is to avoid over-washing, especially with soap and hot water, and avoid scratching. In other words: leave your balls alone, and they'll get better. ...Read more

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Itchy scrotum for three months, no redness or rash. Unprotected oral sex around that time, but was recently tested for STDs and tested negative?

Itchy scrotum for three months, no redness or rash. Unprotected oral sex around that time, but was recently tested for STDs and tested negative?

Jock itch?: An itchy scrotum is not a symptom of STD. It's most likely jock itch, which is a fungal skin condition. You can get an antifungal cream or spray without a prescription. If symptoms persist after using that for a week, then see a doctor. And please stop having risky sex. ...Read more

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Penis scrotum inner thigh red uncomfortable. Derm gave me vytone. Redness was back when vytone ran out. I have eczema. I'm scared please help?!?!?!

Penis scrotum inner thigh red uncomfortable. Derm gave me vytone. Redness was back when vytone ran out. I have eczema. I'm scared please help?!?!?!

Return to your: Dermatologist or urologist. He/she can refill or change medication. No need to be frightened. It's not fun but there's lots of reason to hope for the very best. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Skin itch (no redness) started 2 yrs ago, feet & hands, then scrotum. It comes & goes. Now it itches more, puffy eyes and redness on neck. What is it?

Rash: Might be hives which look like a mosquito bite which are red, raised and intensely itchy. They can pop up on any part of the body. But I don't like the rash spreading to the scrotum. Maybe it should be seen just to be safe. ...Read more

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I am experiencing genital lump (penis or scrotum). The following also describe me: Skin redness or irritation, Scrotal mass, and Skin trauma. What...

I am experiencing genital lump (penis or scrotum). The following also describe me: Skin redness or irritation, Scrotal mass, and Skin trauma. What...

Lump & Irritation: Your symptoms indicate the need for you to see your doctor ASAP. This could be minor or something more serious but you need to find out. Please don't let shyness keep you from seeing your doc. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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My scrotum has gone red and it's painful as well?

See a doctor: You may have an infection of the scrotum or its contents. Swelling of the scrotum can occur with twisting of a testicle (cutting off the blood flow to the testicle) called torsion. Torsion must be assessed quickly to prevent loss of the testicle. Please see a physician as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Toddler scrotum looks red?

See doctor: It may be irritation or infection. It is best that your baby sees doctor since he is so young to get proper treatment. ...Read more

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My scrotum is dry, red and hurts?

My scrotum is dry, red and hurts?

Podofilox, Imiquimod: Cryosurgery freezing warts with liqid nitrogen. Surgical excision or electrcautery for large warts. Please remember that they are very highly contageous. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why under my scrotum is little red and bit itchy?

Why under my scrotum is little red and bit itchy?

Fungal infection: This could be a yeast infection causing the redness and itchiness. You should get into see your doctor for examination and they may need to prescribe a topical antifungal to help solve this problem. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my scrotum is red, dry and itchy?

What do you suggest if my scrotum is red, dry and itchy?

Here are some. ..: Without a direct look, it's hard to give an accurate diagnosis, but clinically you may gingerly apply topical steroid cream 1-2 times daily for ...Read more

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What to do if I have red scrotum with a weird sticky liquid?

Seek pro-evaluation!: A 37-yr man with red scrotum with weird sticky "oozing" liquid should seek pro-evaluation with reviewing Hx + physicals with inspection & palpation on scrotum, its contents, perineum, and rectum + tests as needed such as US or CT as needed. Without such as described, it's hard to offer an accurate Dx and suggestion. Online inquiry will not suffice to address your concern. ...Read more

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My son is 2 and has a red painful scrotum. What could it be? There are no bumps.

My son is 2 and has a red painful scrotum. What could it be? There are no bumps.

See physician er: Painful scrotal swelling can start suddenly or gradually. Painful swelling is usually serious. When testicle twists on its cord it can cut off blood supply and may require emergency surgery, ideally within six hours of onset to prevent death of testicle, most common in infants and boys ages12 and 18.Epididymitis and orchitis are infections, bacterial or viral, causing pain swelling. Usually antibiotics. ...Read more

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I am having a red thick bump in my scrotum.? It is not painful but I need to know what it is and is that will cause any problem to me

Hard to know: Hard to know without seeing it. If you are worried, then you could see a general practitioner first, and they could refer to a specialist if there is any concern. ...Read more

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Why is my scrotum enlarged red and hot?

Why is my scrotum enlarged red and hot?

ProbableEpididymitis: Scrotum overlying the testis and epididymis can be very tender, red and hot with epididymitis. Testis torsion must be ruled out if the pain had sudden onset. Go and see your dr> asap, go to the er if pain was of sudden onset. This is not something to wait and see if it will go away on its own. ...Read more

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What does it means to have only the right side of scrotum little red and itch?

What does it means to have only the right side of scrotum little red and itch?

See answer: Redness and itching of the scrotum usually related either to a fungal/yeast infection (jock itch) or to some type of irritant that has come into contact with the skin: perfumed soaps, scented detergents, fabric softener, spermicidal products, or some other chemical. If fungal, keep area clean and dry and apply antifungal cream/powder. If irritant, avoid irritant and apply steroid cream to area. ...Read more

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I have a area under on the scrotum that has white rings and the center is red. What could it be?

I have a area under on the scrotum that has white rings and the center is red. What could it be?

Fungal infection: This might be a fungal infection. Try some lamisil cream and keep area clean and as dry as possible. If it does not improve, see your doctor for exam. ...Read more