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dr abid, Doctor (other than dermatologist)
Category: Dermatology
Satisfied Customers: 5985
Experience:  I have completed my training in Internal Medicine with sufficent experience to handle variety of patients having skin problem
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I currently have some symptoms that I've had on and off for

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Hi, I currently have some symptoms that I've had on and off for the past year or two, it usually lasts a week or two and then goes away. I have severe itching inside and around my anus, the odd thing is that when I scratch to relieve the itching, the head of my penis itches and vice versa. There is no skin inflamation on the penis and it only itches when I scratch my anus.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  dr abid replied 1 year ago.

Hi. I am Dr Abid.Welcome to Just Answer and thank you for the question.
I'm reviewing your question now and will post back with your reply.

Expert:  dr abid replied 1 year ago.

Have you tried Anti scabies lotion ?

Regards .

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I have not.
Expert:  dr abid replied 1 year ago.

It would be ideal for you to Apply Calamine lotion at bed time over area of itch regularly for three days and take bath at morning , repeat for 3 days , hopefully this will go away .

Possibility of Scabies could be there , so this lotion will help you to overcome issue .

Regards ***** ***** luck .

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I don't feel like scabies is a possibility since a) I've had this before and b) there is no inflamation or blisters
Expert:  dr abid replied 1 year ago.

Scabies present with dry rash without blister or redness , blister only occurs when there is inflammation or superimposed infection .

Dry itch is scabies in most of the cases .

Regards .