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Why Does The Skin Around My Butt Itch
White scaly patches in the inner folds of my skin near the butt area. It itches and some pain from scratching.do I have jock itch? I am a female.
Intertrigo: Not related to diet. Try OTC hydrocortisone and miconazole ( or clotrimazole) creams together. Whenever it feels wet or itchy or irritated,gently clean off with bathroom paper (or kleenex) using any lotion. In the shower, wash with hands only, no scrubbing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My butt itches so much. Its skin goes dark with chicken skin like as you see on my profile photo. I tried antihistamine but doesn't work. So confused?
Butt itches bad. Could be dry skin. On which parts of the butt area is hydrocortisone not recommended?
Hard to say: The most delicate skin on the buttocks would be the area around the anus. Hydrocortisone would need to be used carefully there. However, some causes of itching in that area would not respond to hydrocortisone. Pin worms for one, yeast or fungal infection for another, and a bacterial infection also wouldn't do well with hydrocortisone. ...Read more
Itchy skin, scalp is flaking and has dandruff, hair is falling out, facial skin is rough, butt itches. What is wrong? I stopped taking niacin 500mg.
I have the issue with this rash except mine itches and the skin is very dry, nothing stops it..It is mainly ion my buttocks and upper thighs?
I have this flare up on my skin affecting the right side of right buttock it is like little raised bumps that look like mosquito bites it itches bad I have tried anti iitch creams nothing is working?
A few possibilities: If you have been exposed to new substances, this could be plain old contact dermatitis; try to find what might be irritating your skin. Shingles would be a bad case scenario to maybe get checked out. The worst case scenario would be a recurrent rash like that which could represent herpes on your rear end that keep coming on over and over: valtrex would be the treatment for that or the shingles. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Irritation: You caused irritation in the hair follicles. I would recommend you not shave this area. Try an ointment like neosporin on it for a few days, or do warm sitz baths. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my jock area itches around my thighs and butt and scrotem area, what is it and how can I fix this?
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