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Scratched scrotum area. Now pink and has abrasions. Will it heal quickly? Will treatment cost much?

hello doctor, i am a 17 year old boy and i have scratched my groin region and the scrotum bag pretty badly. now the area has become pinkish in color and i also have to walk a lot daily, so the abrasions also cause me much pain. i just want it to heal quickly. it has persisted from quite some time. is there any sort of medicine that i can take to quickly heal the area,if yes then what is it and how much will it cost? please help
Asked On : Wed, 25 Jul 2012
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Psychiatrist 's  Response
Thanks for choosing health care magic for posting your query.
I have gone through your question in detail and I can understand what you are going through.
Normally the abrasions from itching heal quickly in 2-4 days. However if the same has persisted beyond that time then it is likely that you are having a add on bacterial or fungal infection. You should start yourself on some antibiotics like cefexime for 3-5 days and keep the area dry and clean. In India the antibiotic will cost you Rs 100.
Hope I am able to answer your concerns.
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Wish you good health,
Kind regards
Dr. Srikanth Reddy M.D.
Answered: Tue, 31 Dec 2013
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