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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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What causes itching around the groin area?

sir,since 10 days i have been itching in my inner left thigh.beside my penis .3 round shapes are formed and it will b itching,im thinking it was a ring worm.the area is slightly bulged .and it was like pimple.i googled about it and it was said that keep the area clean and dry and apply powder to keep the area dry .im being doing the same thing since a week.it didnt decrease.the itching sensation decreased but the area is still in the same way.im feeling so uncomfartable with it.im thinking to use itch gaurd r ring gaurd ..plsss help me find a solution as soon as possible....
Thu, 4 Aug 2016
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I really appreciate your concern, fungal infection is very common condition seen in groin area initially it can be managed with local application of Miconazole cream good hygiene is really great matter of concern and it needs to be care, try to keep the area clean, anti-fungal powder can also be used hope this information helps.
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