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Jock ItchJock 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 cream to the affected area, and/or applying an antifungal medication.
Will Jock Itch Go Away on Its OwnMost cases of jock itch (tinea cruris) will not go away on their own, but can be successfully treated with an antifungal creams/lotions/gels, many of which are available over-the-counter (OTC) without a prescription. Jock itch is a form of ringworm, a skin infection caused by dermatophytes, which are a type of fungus that lives on the dead outer layer of skin.
Is Jock Itch (Tinea Cruris) Contagious? Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins
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