Thanks for the query,
Yes he might have developed fungal infection
The area of groin is very moist and is prone to develop these infections.
Treatment can be with oral antifungals as well as with topical antifungals.
Various antifungal powders like candid
These can help reduce the moisture as well as control the infection.
Please meet a dermatologist
for exact diagnosis.
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Wishing you good health,