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What causes severe pain in groin with bad odor?

My groin area has become extremely painful in the last 2 day. I think it is some type of fungal infection. It hurts to walk and sit. When I towel off the area there is brownish slime that smell really bad. The area seems to always be moist. I'm 19 and 230 lbs.
Mon, 30 Sep 2019
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Hi,

The fungal infection is more common in groin area.

You can apply topical clotrimazole or luliconazole cream over that.

Kindly attach the photo of lesion to guide you further.

You can take analgesic drug like paracetamol for relief from pain.

Hope I have answered your question.

Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Parth Goswami, General & Family Physician
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