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I have a that is on the bottom crease of my buttocks and on

my inner thighs. It has...
I have a that is on the bottom crease of my buttocks and on my inner thighs. It has gotten worse throughout the day and has some welts. I put cortisone cream on earlier and it's only gotten worse. I have never had anything like this before and don't know what to do.
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do you have a picture of the affected area?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
These are the best I could get. It started out on the right side, but now it's on both.

This appears to be a fungal infection

I would try clotrimazole OTC

that should help

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
What is the brand name?

Lotrimin

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Do I need to see my doctor or will the Lotrimin get rid of it?

Try the lotrimin for a week or so.

If it doesn't work go in

Or if it gets really severe over the next couple days go in

there is a chance it could be something else but it appears to be fungal

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