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I have a rash on my thigh by my groin

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I have a rash on my thigh by my groin
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.

Dr. David :

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is this rash itchy?

Dr. David :

itchy rash in the groin can be from jock itch fungal infection of the area

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fungus likes to grow in dark warm moist environments.

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and the groin and thigh area is often dark and warm and moist

Dr. David :

usually over the counter jock itch antifungal sprays and creams can help cure these fungal infections.

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hello?

Dr. David :

use of baby powder in the area can help dry the skin to keep the moisture away.

Dr. David :

you can try clotrimazole 1% antifungal cream

Dr. David :

or tolnaftate topical sprays to fight jock itch groin fungal infection.

Dr. David :

let me know if you have questions.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.
Dr. David :

This is Dr. David

Dr. David :

is this rash itchy?

Dr. David :

itchy rash in the groin can be from jock itch fungal infection of the area

Dr. David :

fungus likes to grow in dark warm moist environments.

Dr. David :

and the groin and thigh area is often dark and warm and moist

Dr. David :

usually over the counter jock itch antifungal sprays and creams can help cure these fungal infections.

Dr. David :

hello?

Dr. David :

use of baby powder in the area can help dry the skin to keep the moisture away.

Dr. David :

you can try clotrimazole 1% antifungal cream

Dr. David :

or tolnaftate topical sprays to fight jock itch groin fungal infection.

Dr. David :

let me know if you have questions.