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Dr. Jerome Litt answered:

why do my private area itch?

PRIVATE AREA ITCH

Pruritis
HOW LONG HAVE YOU HAD IT? DOES ANYONE ELSE YOU KNOW HAVE THIS ITCH? IT COULD BE CRABS (CRAB LICE) OR, DEPENDING WHERE ON YOUR PRIVATE AREA IT IS, IT COULD BE SOME ALLERGY TO SOAP OR SOMETHING IT'S COMING IN CONTACT WITH. SEE YOUR DOCTOR.
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Dr. Jack Mutnick answered:

My skin feels like something is crawling my toungue itches and my private area what can this be?

Itching

Skin
There are a wide variety of things that can cause generalized whole body itching. You should see your doctor and have some simple blood tests like a complete blood count, basic metabolic profile, liver function tests including gall bladder evaluation, and maybe a thyroid test.
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what do i do to keep my private area clean during a herep outbreak to make heal go by fasted. it itches so bad.?

Oral meds

Famvir
If you are infected with herpes the best option is an oral antiviral - Zovirax, Valtrex, Famvir. Treatment shou,d be 7 days. If attacks are frequent that long term suppressive therapy is needed.
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Dr. Otto J. Placik answered:

I shaved my private area bald and now i have a smell and it itches like crazy and now there is white spots what does this mean?

Fungus or cysts

Alopecia
This could be a fungal infection or cysts. Iw old gently wash, blow dry and try an OTC Antifungal cream for 5-7 days. If it gets worse or does not improve schedule and appointment with your gynecologist
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What does it mean when your a woman's private area hurts/burns/and itches at times mean? Also some type of discharge occurs I'm askin for my cuz thanx

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Bacterial_infections
May be yeast "infection" or bacterial vaginosis or other STD if she is sexually active. Best to see gyn for exam & appropriate treatment. If STD, partner(s) must be treated as well to prevent reinfection. Use protection (safe sex) to prevent contracting STD's.
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Dr. Jared Adams answered:

I have few white color spots on my genital area, and it itches, what would that be?

Could be

Itch
lichen sclerosis. In the absence of more details it could also be an STD. Rashes are hard to diagnose without a visual, so I would recommend you see your doctor.
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Dr. Chirag Vasa answered:

There is a red patch on my genital area. It itches and is bothersome. What could it be?

See doctor

Dermatitis
This may be infectious vs non infectious disease , need to be seen by your physician to find out infection including candida or dermatitis or early HSV .
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I have white bumps in the pubic hair at the top of my genital area it itches and turns red what could it be?

Possibly folliculiti

White bumps t the hair follicles of the pubic hair with some surrounding redness may be "folliculitis" , or a staph infection in the hair follicles. Depending on the severity it is treated with either topical or oral antibiotics. See your doc to check this out.
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Dr. Byron Law-Yone answered:

For the past four to five days I have been having a weird discomfort feeling in my genital area. It itches when I shower no smell ?

Need to be examined

There are several possible conditions. A physical exam, lab study/urinalysis if needed should be arranged. Call your Family MD or an OB/Gyn MD
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Dr. Kenneth Smith answered:

A cyst like filled sac Down in my genital area Near my groin that that leaks pus and itches. It comes and goes but never really heals up & come back.

Inclusion cyst

Groin
Suspect inclusion cyst or sebaceous cyst. Will require surgical removal for resolution.
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