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White Patches around the Groin and sides of my scrotum

I have white patches just to the sides of my scrotum and groin.Its peeling off and Itchy. When i scratch them the skin peels off and it gets all opened up. It is slowly Spreading.Do i need to consult a doctor or can i use an Anti Fungal Cream
Asked On : Tue, 2 Feb 2010
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi..dear Kasyap..,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
White patches sides of scrotum and groin..,
could be...TINEA CRURIS..,
It is fungal commonly seen in Diabetic and Debilitated patients..,
So follow..,6 weeks treatment (90%nresult).,
1) Wash the afgfected Ketaconazole soap..,
2) Tab..Cetrizine..(Alday..Dr.reddy's)..daily night times..,
Don't scratch with nails..,
3) Apply..morning times...QUADRIDERM..,(Fulford).,
or Clotrimazole, betamethasone and gentamycin..,
Night times Terbinafine (ZIMIG -gsk) application.,
After application of ointment Dusting with Clotrimazole dusting powder.,
4) Tab..Fluconazole 150 mg weekly once for 6 weeks..,
Answered: Thu, 19 Apr 2012
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  Anonymous's Response

consult doctor dude it is near your very important part, what if yo use some cream and some thing else happen

Answered: Tue, 2 Feb 2010
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