Crotch Itchy

Patient : I have been really itchy in the lower region of my body recently. Especially in the shower, my stomach, inner front thights and a bit down to my feet, as well as my crotch are itchy and these areas get red rashy when I itch them. Also the main thing is areas near the tip of my penis are itchy and there have been some red sores 4 total, two have vanished. I use jock itch athletes foot cream and neosporin which have worked a bit but obviously not curing the problem. I shower everyday. It started after a period when I was running and sweating over 3 miles a day on the treadmill and sometimes not taking a shower right away. Also there was irritation from my underwear on my genitals from the abrasion. I thought it was most likely jock itch, male yeast infection, or thrush but there is a small possibility of std I guess. Since I am not in my home country healthcare is complicated so I'd rather figure it out myself rather than visit a doc. Any info much appreciated! Do you know what it could be?
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: I fave a few small blood blister type bumps on the edge of the head of my penis. Can't figure out what it is called. ...

Q: Hi. I am a 56 yr old female. I went to the doctor because I was having a little discharge, no noticeable odor, (to me...

Q: I have a red patch beneath the penile head under the foreskin, and there is a red spot at the lower end of the penile...

Q: Hi Doctor, I am 37 year old male and I have been in a relationship for 7 years. I had an sti test at the start of the...

Q: Wanting advice on whether I have an STI. Near the opening of my penis on one side there is a raised bump that is not ...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews