Could a skin infection in the groin be the result of an STD?

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Posted on Mon, 12 Jan 2015 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: could a skin infection in the groin be the cause or result of any std?
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Answered by Dr. Hardik Pitroda 52 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Pictures requested

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thank you for posting on HCM.
I can understand your concern regarding the skin lesions but its difficult to point specific diagnosis in absence of clinical examination.
Skin lesions over groin can definitely be suggestive of some STD.
Therefore, I insist you to post good clinical pictures to me so that I can help you in a better way.
You can mail pictures to YYYY@YYYY
with subject titled ' ATTN Dr Hardik Pitroda'.

Thanks
Dr Hardik Pitroda
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