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Old 01-19-2013, 02:42 AM   #1
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Red sticky scrotum

Hello all,

About 7 months ago I was diagnosed with a really bad case of jock itch. No culture was done, I was given antibiotics and anti fungal cream originally. The cream made my skin peel, and you can only use it externally so I stopped using it until the skin healed. I continued the antibiotics, finished them and then used the cream. Didn't work. Went to the doctor, got more cream. Didn't work. Referred to a dermatologist, same thing. Cream. Candida. Use cream. 10 visits to the dermatologist and I think I've had every anti fungal cream and pill available. One of the visits he gave me a hydrocorizone cream which killed the pigment on part of my scrotum. I wen't back to the doctor and they did a skin scraping which revealed no candida. My scrotum is red and sticky all the time, I dry it with a fan and use powders but this is always persistent. This has been going on for 7 months now and I'd like to live a normal life again. As soon as the doctor told me it wasn't fungal I had sex and that has worsened the redness. Any help is appreciated.

Old 01-19-2013, 02:36 PM   #2
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Re: Red sticky scrotum

If you a search for chronic red scrotum syndrome there are a lot of threads to read through - you may find something which seems to match your condition and has worked for somebody.

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