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I just found a rash below my tailbone that goes down into my

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I just found a rash below my tailbone that goes down into my "butt crack". It itches and is tender when I shower. Should I apply an antibiotic cream or cortisone cream to treat it? I've never had anything similar before.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 5 years ago.

This can be due to yeast (fungal) infection. Applying over the counter yeast cream would be helpful. Keep the area dry and wear cotton undergarments.

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