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Sores On Pubic Are
I have sores in pubic hair. They hurt to touch and when I move. Looks like ingrown hairs but I'm scared.
Follicilitis: These sound like areas of folliculitis-infected hair follicles and would be treated with warm soaks, cleansing with mild soap and application of antibiotic ointment like bacitracin or Neosporin. If no improvement or appearance of spreading redness, see your physician for systemic antibiotic treatment. ...Read more
Red sores on pubic and shaft that itch and are sore first time ever seeing this. My girl friend for the past month is clean. What can this be?
Good evening, I've been having fever and sore throat after I had sex. I also have very painful red itchy sores on pubic area. What could it be? I've be
See a DR: You need an exam without delay. No use speculating from the meagre clues supplied. ...Read more
Please see your: Doctor for the proper diagnosis and treatment. This cannot be diagnosed properly on this forum. ...Read more
I have cluster of sores pubic region. The skin around is rased and was itchy at first. Lph nodes swollen and hurt to the touch. Could this be herpes?
I have 2 black sores in my pubic area that are not elevated. Is it ingrown hair? (non sexually active)
Black sores,: If they are not caused by trauma, should be investigated by pcp or drematologist. ...Read more
I have sores on my painful pubic area and can't get diagnosis, my husband does not have them. They last for a few days. So what is really the problem?
I am getting sores/cuts appearing on pubic area - there isn't any fluid that comes out as it is not a blister.?
About 2-3 weeks after shaving, I have red sores on my pelvic/pubic area and my groin is itchy and sore. What should I do?
Could be: Enlarged inflamed lymph nodes in the groin area due to infection that developed after shaving. Pls see your dr for complete evaluation, and proper treatment. Good luck. ...Read more
Husband has five bumps/sores/bug bites on his pubic area. What is it? No dischage. Wife ichy after Brazilian wax, but no sores or whatever it is
See your doctor: This type of rash must be seen by the doctor for an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment. ...Read more
I have a 2 inch circle raised bumpy rash in my pubic area also sores all over body? What could it be?
See doctor: You appear to have a potential serious infection, see a doctor asap. ...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?
Condom broke 5 days ago, now I have a tingling in my uretha and a slight tingle or itch around pubic area. No rash or sores, No burning urine.?
Probably ok, but...: This is not particularly suggestive of an infection. Most sexual infections in men, however, produce few or no symptoms. Pain on urination is most common. It is wise for anyone engaging in unprotected (if it breaks, it's unprotected) intercourse outside a monogamous relationship to be checked annually for chlamydia, gonorrhea, HIV and syphilis by a simple blood/urine test though any doc/clinic. ...Read more
I have non painful red sores on my penis shaft and on skin where pubic hair grows, is it herpes? Or is it possibly something else?
I have become itchy on my genitals under pubic hair, I scratched it and caused bad sores and now scabbed over. No blisters though. Is it herpes??
Get checked: Without a proper exam of the rash it would be difficult to give the best answer. Consider sending us a picture ...Read more
3 bumps in pubic hair area. Popped them. They are open sores with a white ring. No burning sensation, pain, sore only to touch. Folliculitus? Herpes?
Can't tell: You need to see a dermatologist for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Have Shingles Feb. Been getting sores in my head, face, mouth, pubic area, am on Valtrex (valacyclovir) rashes are itchy causing pain how do I get rid of shingles?
I have a bump in my pubic hair that looks kinda like a pimple. Is this some form of STD? I have hsv-1 (cold sores) but never anything down there
Likely folliculitis: With the development of pubic hair, you become susceptible to folliculitis -- i.e. inflammation or minor infection at the base of a hair. (You may be able to see a hair in the center of the pimple.) The only STD that could do this is genital herpes, but herpes doesn't involve hairs and is uncommon in the pubic area. You'll be at higher risk of folliculitis if you shave your pubic hair. ...Read more
If a woman loses fat: In general a certain amount is likely to be in the area of the mons pubis. However, there is no guarantee of that - as fat loss is not always equally distributed. The amount of fatty tissue of the the mons pubis is variable among women. There are some women who elect to have plastic surgery to reduce fat in this area. ...Read more
Just don't shave it: I don't think that Mother Nature intended us to be bald down there. ...Read more
Many possible causes: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more