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Itchy bumps on butt crack, chest, stomach. What could it be?

Okay so I have bumps on my butt crack and they are very itchy they been here for a while , it started off with the line of my crack being really sensitive and itchy and Weeks later it started to go away but it came back then the bumps came and now I have bumps on my chest and a few on my stomach . Please help I have no clue what s wrong.
Asked On : Thu, 24 Jan 2013
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Thanks for the query.

you might have developed a fungal infection,

It is called as tinea cruris.

It is common in folds of skin like butt crack.

However it can occur on other parts of body as well.

You need treatment with oral as well as topical antifungals.

Try to keep the area dry,

You can also use powder to maintain dryness.

Take some anti histamine tablet also,

This will give you relief from itch.

Please meet a dermatologist for exact diagnosis.

Let me know if you have any other doubt.

you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.

Wishing you a good health.
Thank you
Answered: Sat, 27 Jul 2013
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