Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
200 Doctors are Online

Have itching, chaffed skin and white rash between vagina and inner thighs. Looking for cure

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Practicing since : 1980
Answered : 254 Questions
I have chaffed skin and white rash between my vagina and inner thighs. I am not sexually active but think its from sweat. Hurts and itches. What should I do?
Posted Thu, 16 May 2013 in Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by Dr. P V S Prasad 30 minutes later
Thanks for posting your query.
As you said that you are not sexually active it is not sexually tranmitted.
It is only sweat and sebum with apocrine secretion which has produced excessively and resultrd in chafed skin. It may be worsened by intertigo that is rubbing of inner thighs.
I suggest the following
1. Use loose outfits and inner wears
2. Use anti fungal powders
3. Take bath teice a day
4. Kep iner thihs dry
5. If there is no improvement visit a drrmatologist
Bye have a good day
Prasad pvs
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Dermatologist

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor