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Why would my testicle be flaky and red?

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Dr. Patricio Gargollo
Pediatrics - Urology

In brief: Fungus

The most likely cause is a fungal infection ("jock itch").
Make sure you keep things very dry down there. You can certainly try an over the counter fungus cream and apply it 2-3 times per day for a week and see if that helps. Patricio c. Gargollo assistant professor, pediatric urology director, pediatric urology robotic and minimally invasive surgery childrens medical center dallas 214-456-06.

In brief: Fungus

The most likely cause is a fungal infection ("jock itch").
Make sure you keep things very dry down there. You can certainly try an over the counter fungus cream and apply it 2-3 times per day for a week and see if that helps. Patricio c. Gargollo assistant professor, pediatric urology director, pediatric urology robotic and minimally invasive surgery childrens medical center dallas 214-456-06.
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