Jock Itch Topic Guide
Jock Itch: Jock itch is an itchy groin rash that may be caused by a bacterial or fungal infection. Symptoms include an itchy red area in a skin fold. The rash may be raised with sharp borders and have pimples or pustules. Treatment involves keeping the area dry, avoiding tight clothing, applying 1% hydrocortisone to the affected area, and/or applying an antifungal medication.
Athlete's Foot Athlete's foot is a superficial skin infection of the foot caused by a moldlike fungus, though the term is often used for any inflammation of the foot skin. Symptoms include: