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My husband has been sweating a lot and not changing his damp clothes for several hours. He’s now developed a rash in the groin and thigh area. Please offer advice on how to treat. Thanks.
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This looks like contact dermatitis. Please apply Cortisone ointment , OTC, twice daily for 3 days. It should clear up.

If it persists for more than 3 days, it would mean that a fungal infection has set in in the raw areas. If so, Please apply Lotrimin ointment, OTC, twice daily for 5 days.

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Contact dermatitis from what? It’s an area covered by clothing.

Contact dermatitis from constant friction with the damp clothes - it can set up an irritation of the skin.

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I hope this helped. Let me know if you need more information.

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