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Genital rash

Genital rash: Introduction

Genital rash: Rash of the genital region. See detailed information below for a list of 25 causes of Genital rash, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Genital rash:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Genital rash. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Genital rash

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Causes of Types of Genital rash:

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Genital rash: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Genital rash, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Genital rash Treatments

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Stories from Users for Genital rash

Real-life user stories relating to Genital rash:

Message Boards for Genital rash

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Diagnostic tests for Genital rash:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Genital rash. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Examine genital areas and note the features of the rash, redness, discharge, lesions or warts
    • Examine other areas of skin that may be affected by a rash - e.g. webs of fingers in scabies infection; most men that have tinea cruris ("Jock itch") also have tinea pedis ("Athletes foot").
    • Vaginal speculum examination to observe any discharge and lesions within the vagina and to allow swabs to be taken
  • Swab and microscopy of discharge, if present
  • Swab and culture the base of any lesions - to diagnose genital herpes.
  • more tests...»

Genital rash: Animations

Medications or substances causing Genital rash:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Genital rash as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Genital rash: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Genital rash may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Genital rash

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Genital rash. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Genital rash: Deaths

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Genital rash: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Genital rash

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Genital rash: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Genital rash:

The list of organs typically affected by Genital rash may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Genital rash

The list below shows some of the causes of Genital rash mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Genital rash?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Genital rash. Of the 25 causes of Genital rash that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 16 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Genital rash:

The following list of conditions have 'Genital rash' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Genital rash:

The following list of medical conditions have Genital rash or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.


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Causes of Genital rash Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Genital rash based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Genital rash?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Genital rash, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Genital rash:

    Subtypes of Genital rash:

    Vulva rash (21 causes), Scrotal rash (18 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Genital rash:

    Genital symptoms (986 causes), Rash (1165 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Rash symptoms (1165 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Men's health symptoms (291 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes)

    Symptoms related to Genital rash:

    Vaginal itch, Vulval itch (48 causes), Penile itch (18 causes), Penile rash (22 causes), Vaginal rash (20 causes), Herpes, Syphilis, Trauma, Eczema (227 causes), Lichen planus, Psoriasis, Tinea cruris, Seborrheic keratoses, Dermatitis (116 causes)

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