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White Itchy Bumps On Groin Area
I've had little red itchy bumps on my armpits and groin area (inner thigh) for the past few days. What could it be?
? Infection: of hair follicles, or fungal infection, keep the area clean and dry, avoid tight clothing/underwear, try OTC antibiotic cream, unless allergic to it , if fungal infection, OTC antifungal cream can help too, if no improvement in few days, please see your doctor for proper management ...Read more
My bf has red itchy bumps in the groin area of his upper and inner thigh..Hes played a lot of basketball lately, could it have something to do with tht?
Need more info: This is hard to answer without a physical exam. Please see your family physician asap. ...Read more
I have small itchy bumps on my hands, groin area, and buttocks and gets worse at night. Weeks before they were on my legs, looked like mosq. Bites?
See derm: See your dermatologist for evaluation and treatment because this can be caused by different diseases. ...Read more
I normally experience skin rash red itchy bumps in armpits. Recently have appeared under breast. In groin area itchy, red bumpy, flaking rash appeared?
Red itchy rash under breast and groin area it looks like sun burn with bumps. I'm itchy all over but no rash other then those areas. What can this be?
Yeast infection?: If you are overweight, the areas under the breasts, the love handle, and the groin are more susceptible to candida infection. If this applies to you, try to keep these areas dry by using antiperspirant . In the meanwhile try some anti-fungal cream on the areas for a few days. If still not improved after a week, see you doctor. For overweight people, losing some weight should be a long-term goal. ...Read more
I have a sore throat with small red itchy bumps in my groin area. What could it be? Are they related?
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?
Many small itchy bumps in groin and crease of thigh/buttocks, some appear like whiteheads, other like pimples without a head. What could they be?
Not clear: Only a doctor who can look at them can tell you. ...Read more
Strained BM now with itchy bumps around rectum but not coming out of anus that are tender. now also have swollen inguinal node since this. what is it?
? infected : Hemorrhoids, please see your doctor, in the interim, use warm sitz baths, goodluck ...Read more
Rash: You rash needs to be examined for proper diagnosis, please see your doctor about it. ...Read more
Don't panic.: Nothing makes people more nervous than a rash in the genital area. It could be anything from jock itch to an allergy to something you applied in that area to, yes, something you caught from intimate contact. Put your mind at ease by seeing your doctor and getting it sorted out. You can try otc Hydrocortisone cream first if you wish, but if that doesn't work, see your doc or a dermatologist. ...Read more
I've been having breakouts all over my body. It started at the shoulders and spread from there. The breakout areas are clusters of red itchy bumps.
Acne? Pityrosporum?: Clusters of red itchy bumps on your body could be acne, but it could also be pityrosporum folliculitis. Acne can be treated with any of the over the counter benzoyl peroxide washes. If you are not improving, you may need to see a dermatologist for a prescription anti fungal. How long has this been going on? ...Read more
Reaction: Sounds like you are describing hives. This is likely an allergic reaction to something. Could be another type of bug bite but more likely it is a reaction to something that you ate or something that came in contact with your skin. You should have your doctor take a look and decide how to treat. ...Read more
I've had some itchy bumps around my wrist area for a week now. If I scratch them, they get red and itch even more. If I leave them alone, they seem to be fine but out of nowhere they would start to itch. If I ignore it, it stops itching. If I scratch, it
My boyfriend has a non itchy rash on his groin area now i'm getting it under my breasts, what to do?
Non itchy rash: You may have a fungal rash. See a dermatologist for confirmation. ...Read more
What are these itchy bumps at my chin area and my jaw area?? theyve been there for months! Grows puss, clear, then repeat. Folliculitis? what are they
Folliculitis: Definitely sounds like folliculitis. Try better shaving technique. Make sure to use hot water to open pores and try shaving daily with a sharp blade to prevent curly beard hair from growing back into skin which can set up these types of reactions. Moisturize area after each shave to keep skin healthy. If there are signs of infection might need topical bacterial ointment. ...Read more