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Can folliculitis in the genital area be treated with over-the-counter medications? If not, what's the best way to treat it? Will it return?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Warm compresses

Mild cases of folliculitis can be treated with warm compresses several times daily.
More severe cases are best treated with prescription oral antibiotics.

In brief: Warm compresses

Mild cases of folliculitis can be treated with warm compresses several times daily.
More severe cases are best treated with prescription oral antibiotics.
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
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