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Itchy scrotum

I have a small itchy patch on my scrotum for the last six months.It never get bigger or smaller and never goes away,it also has a silvery look to it.I have tried wearing loose underwear and creams for eczema, moisturisers and thrush and none have worked.
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John:

An itchy spot on the scrotum is usually eczema.  Perhpas the cream you're using is OTC and too weak.  Maybe you're defeating it by scratching.  Why not see a doctor, get a definitve diagnosis and treatment?

Meanwhile, apply 1% hydrocortisone several times a day, moisturize at least twice with vaseline, and never scratch.  If that doesn't work in 10 days, see a physician.

Best.

Dr. R
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