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Treating Ringworm Around The Anus
The skin around the coxis , outside of anus is kinda pink and irritated, one part is open because the rasg, and itch inside the anus , what can be?
Anal itching: This area breaks down a lot secondary to moisture. The key is to keep it dry and covered with either powder or a barrier cream ( vaseline) until it heals and then maintain it that way thereafter. ...Read more
Trichophyton is one of the common types of fungus that can infect the skin, called a "dermatophyte". It can cause ringworm of the skin (such as athlete's foot or jock itch) or of the scalp. It is usually diagnosed with a scraping of the skin and can be treated with topical medications if on the skin, or oral medicines if involving ...Read more
JOCK ITCH IN KNEE?: JOCK ITCH OCCURS IN THE GROIN, NOT IN THE KNEE. JOCK ITCH IS A FUNGAL INFECTION, LIKE ATHLETE'S FOOT. ANY OVER THE COUNTER RINGWORM MEDICATIONS CAN BE USED IF IT IS, INDEED, A FUNGAL INFECTION. AND IF YOU HAVE IT ON YOUR FEET AND IN YOUR TOE WEBS, TREAT THESE AS WELL. ...Read more
I've taken care of the itching from ringworm on top of my right hand with tinactin, (tolnaftate) but how can I treat the redness/inflammation under the blisters?
Ringworm infection: Ringworm infection is caused by fungus and rarely causes blisters. If you did not get seen i strongly recommend for u to see ur doctor for an accurate diagnoses. If it is fungal infection and tinactin (tolnaftate) did not help you may need to take a prescription medicine by mouth. ...Read more
Yes: Perianal itching is the most common presenting symptom of pinworm infestation & scratching the area can cause redness & irritation. The pinworm is a white, threadlike worm that migrates from the lower bowel where it lives to the perianal area to deposit eggs. Sometimes adult worms may be seen near the anus, particularly in the morning. If you're worried, go see a doc, there are tests & treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Antifungal Cream: You can use over the counter anti fungal cream or a prescription antifungal cream, it usually is enough to clear the infection but recurrences are common due to persiperation in that area.Keeping the groin area clean and dry after bathing and putting dry underwears right away after swimming and not to share towels and clothing with others, avoid tight fitting clothes and use anifungal powder. ...Read more
What's the best treatment for inflamed dermatitis in the genital area. It's worst after intercourse .
The skin around the anus is itchy dry and pink, some tiny skin raise , a hemorroid in center, what can do with the itch and dry pink skin?
Requires an exam: To answer your question properly, it requires a physical exam to see what is wrong. See you doctor. ...Read more
Two small white oval shaped cuts in the crease of the buttcheeks above the anus after stretching the area. They don't bleed or weep. Is this herpes?!
Can the inside of the ear be infested by scabies?I put on my ear a stethoscope used by someone infested with scabies , now my ears are itching
Not the usual site: Scabies can be anywhere on skin they like going into skin folds (waistline, axilla, breasts, between fingers, feet, wrists, knees, elbows, buttocks & genitalia. They aren't usually found on the face/scalp of adults. It would be more common to see scabies in scalp hair in children. ...Read more
The doctor afirm , that the rash in my genital area is a fungus but, im confuse, the rash is like a lot of red little circules around genital and anus?
Sting over ringworm : It shoudl not sting usually, if persists see/call ur doc. ...Read more
Itch in the scrotum area and around anus, from time to time there apears red plate like rash around anus. What could this be?
What over the counter medication will help get rid of a rash on the skin around the vagina? Itching, red bumps caused by fabric irritant i think.
Lamisil and: hydrocortisone cream because it may be fungal and irritant, use otc antivaginitis creams inside and out like monistat, be sure not a sexually transmitted disease like herpes [if little teardrop vesicalson red base bunched up get it cultured] or even hpv virus warts but if you shave too close can irritate and cause this too , may need antibiotics for skin infection ...Read more
Applying the necessary cream regimen for jock itch, and within the first 2 days it has begun to spread away and jump from initially affected area(s) to new unaffected territory on the bottom half of the shaft that touches the scrotum, almost like it's cli
Try Direct Sunlight: Wow! That was just getting interesting! Excellent writing. Makes it seem like that thing's a living slime mold taking over your groin. Well, either that cream ain't working or you may be allergic to it. So you may need another cream or an entirely different medication..or it is actually a slime mold taking over your groin. If another cream doesn't work go straight to a dermatologist. ...Read more
In a child with hand foot mouth disease, how common is getting the rash around the anus, making it hand foot mouth anus?
HFB ds: Sometime we call it hand-foot-butt disease. It may afftect the buttucks area as well. I'm not quit sure about the anus per se (but it is close enough) ...Read more