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

How can i get rid of an itchy scrotum ?

my scrotal sac is really itchy and when i scratch it, the skin has just peeled off. any suggessions?
Asked On : Sat, 21 May 2011
Answers:  2 Views:  1059
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
Dermatologist 's  Response
scrotal skin is very sensitive .
itching may be due to infection or persiration.
u need to apply clotrimazole powder in morning and night.
take tab cetrizine at night for itching.
if u do not feel well in 5 day ,better to consult dermatologist.
wear loose and cotton cloths
Answered: Sat, 21 May 2011
I find this answer helpful
Dermatologist Dr. Bharat Chawda's  Response
Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum,

scrotal itching is usually seen in night or when one is completely free from work.If chronic it can lead to thickening of scrotal skin also.Peeling of skin can because of excessive scratching.
You need to apply topical steroid here for long.
If itching is present over groins (sides of leg) then you need a anti fungal preparation.
Kindly get it examined by a dermatologist for complete treatment.


Answered: Sun, 22 May 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© 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