About a week ago I developed a lesion about an inch and a half long by 1/2' wide where my left leg meets my butocks just under the tesitcles. It is a bit painful and after trying numerous otc meds it's stil the same. I'd appreciate any info you might have. Thank you very much.
It can be due to intertrigo. An intertrigo is an inflammation (rash) of the body folds.It most commonly occurs due to bacterial,viral or fungal infection. An intertrigo usually appears red and raw-looking, and may also itch, ooze, and be sore.
Pls keep the area clean and apply some topical antiseptics. Also wear loose-fitting cotton clothing and use an antibacterial soap or mild soap like dove.Avoid any kind of cosmetics.Topical zinc oxide cream like Sudocrem, Desitin are very helpful(apply with a paper towel and not directly with hands).Application of mild steroid cream like dermacort also helps.
In case the symptoms persist then please consult a dermatologist.
I hope it helps. Take care and regards.
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