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What is Tinea cruris?

What is Tinea cruris?

A fungal infection of the groin which causes an itchy rash. The infection is contagious and the risk is increased by wearing tight-fitting or damp ...more »

  • Tinea cruris: Red, scaly rash in groin and upper thigh area; usually found in men and due to fungal infection.

Tinea cruris: Introduction

Types of Tinea cruris:

Broader types of Tinea cruris:

How serious is Tinea cruris?

Complications of Tinea cruris: see complications of Tinea cruris

What causes Tinea cruris?

Causes of Tinea cruris: see causes of Tinea cruris

What are the symptoms of Tinea cruris?

Symptoms of Tinea cruris: see symptoms of Tinea cruris

Complications of Tinea cruris: see complications of Tinea cruris

Can anyone else get Tinea cruris?

More information: see contagiousness of Tinea cruris
Inheritance: see inheritance of Tinea cruris

Tinea cruris: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Tinea cruris.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Tinea cruris.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Tinea cruris: Family Practice Physician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Tinea cruris.
Treatments for Tinea cruris: see treatments for Tinea cruris
Alternative treatments for Tinea cruris: see alternative treatments for Tinea cruris
Research for Tinea cruris: see research for Tinea cruris

Name and Aliases of Tinea cruris

Main name of condition: Tinea cruris

Other names or spellings for Tinea cruris:

Jock Itch, Ringworm of the groin

Dhobie itch, Groin tinea, Jock itch, Tinea inguinalis Source - Diseases Database

Tinea cruris: Related Conditions

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