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Psoriasis on legs, back, took Devobet which cleared the back. Itching around groin, area above penis. What is this ?

Hello, I ve had psoriasis on my legs back before and have been given Devobet which cleared up the back, no problem. I m also itching around the groin on my ball sack and the area above the penis . Just wondering if its psoriasis cause its itching like it is, plus my ball sack over the last 2 days have become very sore and red.
Asked On : Mon, 11 Feb 2013
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The involvement of groin and scrotal area could be due to psoriasis( known as inverse psoriasis), some eczema or a fungal infection. The treatment varies with the diagnosis. Psoriasis and eczema would require application of steroid while fungal infection would require antifungal.ngal cream. I would advise you to visit your consulting dermatologist so that the area could be examined for prescribing appropriate treatment.
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