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Rash and redness in scrotum - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
User :   i'm 27 yrs old and i'm a male
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   ok
User :   due to sweat i used to scratch my scrotal bag...and i did it a bit the skin has been hurted..which in turn is slightly burning..when i touch
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   just two days...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any rash there?
User :   i travelled in the plane for one whole day...and then after coming home it strted to itch
User :   no rash
Doctor :   i suggest that you apply a moisturizer at the area
Doctor :   or Calamine lotion
Doctor :   observe for 2-3 days
User :   ok.....
Doctor :   if the burning doesnt come down or if the redness increases
Doctor :   get it checked with a general srgeon or a physician
Doctor :   as that can easily flare up
User :   ok
Doctor :   and cause a rash
User :   i just applied oilve oil at the moment
Doctor :   always never scratch or injure those areas
Doctor :   as much as possible
User :   ok
Doctor :   as they can get infected and cause gangrene very easily
User :   ok
Doctor :   just apply the calamine lotion
User :   ok
Doctor Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   do i need to ask calamine lotion when i go to the medical sotre
Doctor :   yes
User :   or is there any other nme for it
Doctor :   Caladryl lotion
User :   ok
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User :   its done
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Anything else?
User :   no thats it..thank you so much
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Youa re welcome
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