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Sores On My Inner Thighs
I have these sores on my inner thighs and they look like purple lumps. Some hurt but others don't. I'm very self conscious due to it?
Sores/Lumps: Tough to say without an exam, but sounds like possible abscesses or cysts, or maybe a simple rash you have. Get an eval and there will most likely be a good treatment for you, so the condition can heal, and you will not feel self conscious anymore. Good luck to you. ...Read more
I had sores on my inner thighs and genitals, I had a tooth pulled and got ammoxacillin, it went away, but back is this a std?
STD: Without seeing and examining these it is impossible to say for sure, but sounds like you may have had a herpetic eruption which cleared spontaneously at the same time you happened to be taking amoxicillin, and that it is now recurrent. You must have this examined by a knowledgeable professional to know what they really are. ...Read more
I shaved my pubic area and saw small spots of blood. Now I have painful red sores and my inner thighs are sore. What is this? Should I be worried?
Hard to say...: ...Without knowing what is causing them. You'll need to see a dermatologist to determine the proper treatment. ...Read more
I have stretchmarks on my inner thigh and 2 have blister like sores on the inside of them they don't itch just hurt what can I do to relieve the pain?
Friction: Within stretch marks the skin is thinned, and thus more fragile. Your inner thighs are rubbing against each other when you walk or run, creating friction which in turn causes the blisters & sores. You need to minimize that friction. Lose weight (if necessary), and buy one of those friction-reducing creams that sporting goods stores sell. Also, keep the sores covered with bandaids until they heal. ...Read more
Is it possible for yeast infections to cause sores on your inner thighs? Can someone please answer this?
Inner thigh rash: Rash that suddenly occurs in your inner thighs can result from several factors, ranging from an allergic reaction, bacteria infection, candida (yeast), or parasite infection. The appearance of the rash and other symptoms present are usually unique and can help determine which condition you are suffering from. ...Read more
I have a red area on my inner thigh with three tiny dots in a row that resemble tiny pimples. They are not open sores and are slightly itchy. Insect?
Skin bumps/bites: Thank you for your question. A red area with three tiny pimple-like dots in a row may be caused by many things, including insect bites. There are forms of inflammatory conditions of the skin that could cause a rash as well as responses to external sources such as allergies or otherwise. Having an examination performed by a qualified medical practitioner would be helpful in diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
What are these ringworm like sores on my skin one appeared about a week ago on my forehead. Now they are all over my chest, arms and inner thighs. (not on genitals)
What STD cause sores on genitals and inner thighs that are reddish brown, ozz clear liquid, scab over with a whitish scab, burning while urinating?
See answer: There is no single std that would cause all those symptoms. Chlamydia and gc cause urethritis (burning with urination, discharge, no skin lesions). Scabies and pubic lice could explain skin lesions and usually associated with bothersome itching. Fungal infection of skin another possibility. Would definitely recommend you see md for proper exam, diagnosis, std screening, and treatment. ...Read more
Loose clothing: By scare I think you mean scales or rough skin. Well the best thing is to stop the irritation. This is usually caused by tight fitting clothing or tight elastic bands of undergarments. Best thing would to wear loose fiting undergarments. For men that would boxer shorts and the equivalent for women ...Read more
Inadequate info.: Sorry but there isn't adequate information to here to venture a guess. ...Read more
Exercises like: Side/lateral squats, sumo squats, duck walks and side planks. These are just some of many exercises that can help with the "inner" thigh muscles. ...Read more
These lesions would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment.
I have brown patches inside inner thighs looks like dirt, don't hurt or itch, just can't remove, it comes back again.?
See your doctor: I recommend seeing your physician. Wishing you the very best! ...Read more
Hello, I am from pakistan, age 36, female, have brown patches inside of my inner thighs, looks like dirt, can't remove it.?
Thigh Lesions: Without knowing much more info, my response is limited. These can be acquired, such as a fungal infection (tinea versicolor) or from systemic disease such as diabetes mellitus (acanthosis nigricans), or have been present since birth (congenital), such as large pigmented nevi or vascular port-wine stains. I recommend seeing a physician to first render a diagnosis then consider cosmesis options. ...Read more
Not quick.: There's no such thing as natural spot fat loss. You need to lose weight in general ; a certain % will be inner thigh fat. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. You can tone your inner thighs with extended leg lifts, inner thigh press, standing thigh press, deep squat, wall squat, lunge, thigh ball squeeze, walking, swimming, biking ; in-line skating. ...Read more
Thigh friction: Typically either caused by large body habitus or fat that localizes on the inner thighs. Powders may relieve chafing and clothes that do not cause friction when they rub together is best like lycra for instance. ...Read more
Work on adductors:
If you go to a gym use the machine which strengthens
the inner thigh muscles or adductors. You can ask one
of the trainers
If you don't have gym access, you can use some exercise bands to work on the same muscles
Also general exercises like cycling will tone all the
thigh muscles including the inner portion ...Read more
Doctor can examine: A lump on the thigh skin may or may not be normal, so the best thing to do is to have a primary care doctor or a dermatologist look at it. If there is a black dot in it, as if the dot is inside a skin pore, then the lump might be a cyst / blackhead (just like in acne skin). If it just dimples but has no connection to the surface, it could be a fibroma, lipoma, a deeper cyst, from old trauma, etc.. ...Read more
There's no such: Thing as natural spot fat loss. You need to lose weight in general ; a % will be medial thigh fat. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Spin classes can help. You can tone your inner thighs with extended leg lifts, inner thigh press, standing thigh press, deep squat, wall squat, lunge, thigh ball squeeze, walking, swimming, biking ; in-line skating. ...Read more