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Have pus filled bumps on crotum and under armpits, itching around anus, bump inside groin. Treatment and causes?

Hi there I have had hard pus filled bumps on my scrotum and under my armpits for quite some time now, I was worried it might be something bad so I haven t convinced myself to see a doctor yet. I also get extreme itching around my anus and recently had a larger bump come up on the very inside of my groin . I know it s probably time to see a doctor but I d just like a bit of clarification on what the problem may be. I was thinking folliculitis as I also have feinter small bumps and sometimes small harder bumps across my chest and also red dry skin on my elbows and knees with hard little bumps too. Hope you can give me some insight.
Asked On : Tue, 2 Apr 2013
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Psychiatrist 's  Response
Jun 2013
Hi there ~

I understand your concerns. I think that the pus filled bumps on your scrotum and armpits with itching around the anus and bump inside your groin are all symptoms of an infection called bubonic plague. It might otherwise be that you have a sexually transmitted disease for which you need to be screened. I hope you have been making an appointment with a doctor. I also think that you need to see a dermatologist as soon as you can.

I hope this helped and I wish you the very best. Take care!
Answered: Sun, 26 May 2013
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