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Dark itchy skin around groin

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Old 06-24-2006, 10:44 AM   #1
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Dark itchy skin around groin

had it for about 4yrs now

any help, has spread little

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Old 06-25-2006, 12:34 AM   #2
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Post Re: Dark itchy skin around groin

[QUOTE=banks110]had it for about 4yrs now

any help, has spread little[/QUOTE]

Probably fungal, fungus like dark, moist environments. You might try something like lotrimin cream, use it after showering but make sure to dry the skin thoroughly before applying. I think you have to apply it twice a day for several weeks. If you don't see improvement then see your MD. If it's a deep seated infection they may have to put you on an oral antifungal agent.

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