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Scrotum skin irritation on the left side side, this is the

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Scrotum skin irritation on the left side side, this is the 2nd time I've notice it before, 1st time I went to the ER. dr said it was just a abrasion. and sent me on my way. I do notice when I have this issue, I have really dry/oily skin folds. Not sure if this has anything to do with it but just stating the obvious.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 8 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 8 months ago.

do you have a pic?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
I do
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
It always occurs around my hair follicles
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 8 months ago.

This is definitely an infection

it looks like an abscess that needs drained

you need to go back to ER Sedrick.

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Customer: replied 8 months ago.
What are abscess?
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 8 months ago.

they are pockets of infection

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 8 months ago.

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