Intertrigo

What is Intertrigo?

Irritant dermatitis occurring between folds or juxtaposed surfaces of the skin, as between the buttocks, between the scrotum and the thigh, beneath pendulous breasts, etc.; caused by friction, sweat retention, moisture, warmth, and concomitant overgrowth of resident microorganisms; occurring in young children (see diaper dermatitis) and obese adults.

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hi my names barry i have a problem thats been getting worse over the last few weeks been suffering from a sweaty itchy bum hole and when wipe...

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hello
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you have intertrigo problem .
it is due to moisture ,friction ,hot and humid environment
you can apply...

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Sir I have been suffering from itching nearly 2 months now. My friend had a similar problem and I started using medicines prescribed to him. I felt...

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Hi jithinkk,
Thanks for writing in.
There is nothing to be worried about.
You can have tinea corporis,seborrheic dermatitis,intertrigo etc.
Onabet...

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Hi, about 3-5 days ago I noticed that my upper, inner theighs (right where the skin turns into the groin area) has been peeling in very thin and...

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Hi,
You seem to be having mild intertrigo or intertriginous dermatitis. This usually occurs in skin folds due to friction, sweat, moisture etc. it...

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