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Rashes between thighs, burns on scratching, area red, have small bumps. Medication for cure?

hi i have had a rash inbetween my thighs for the past month, when i do scratch it , it gets worst and burns . the area is red and has small bumps on them. i dont know what this is. i also noticed there is an odour as well coming from the rash. please help me solve this issue and can a normal fungla cream help or do i need to use a specific cream.
Asked On : Sat, 16 Mar 2013
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This sounds as though it could be a fungal infection. Fungal infections burn and itch and can even crack and bleed and be very painful. If you can be seen by a physician, they can take a sample and look under the microscope for the fungus. If not, an antifungal powder might be better suited to begin with initially and then once the area is less irritated, you could use one of the anitfungal creams. Also, note that if you have other conditions such as Diabetes or other health issues, these can be difficult to clear up once they have gotten as bad as yours seems to be.
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