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Hi, I have a rash in the crease of my leg that is wet and ...

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Hi, I have a rash in the crease of my leg that is wet and has an oder. It comes and goes but is real irritated today.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Amit Munjal replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

Is it scaly ? Any associated redness ?

Any treatment history done so far ?

Is it located in groin fold ?

Can you send a picture ?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
not scaly

just tried antibiotic creams never seems to go away 100% plus i don't apply it everyday, may forget if it doesn't hurt

yes, groin fold between scrotum and leg

not able to send a pic. It is very red has moisture and mild odor
Expert:  Dr Amit Munjal replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

The rash you describe can be due to fungal infection and needs to be treated with antifungal ointment or antifungal powder since you describe it as wet . Probably antifungal powder would be more effective .

Also fungus develop more in wet and moist skin .

Hope This helps .

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I should mention that on my job, i walk around buildings in security and have to wear a uniform that makes me hot and sweaty at times. This most likely further supports a fungus?
Expert:  Dr Amit Munjal replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

Yes a fungal infection is common if area is constantly moist . Thats why this is a recurrent problem in your case .

You need to wear soft cotton undergarment , and apply antifungal powder liberally .

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