Overview

Tinea cruris (or jock itch, as it is popularly called) is a fungal infection of the groin. Your skin is host to numerous types of fungi called dermatophytes. Usually, you are completely unaware of these fungi. But if the conditions are right (warm[read article]

Tests for Jock Itch

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A physical examination is a routine test your doctor performs to check your overall health. It is also known as a wellness check. A physical examination helps your ...  More
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A skin lesion KOH exam is a simple skin test to check if an infection in the skin is caused by fungus. KOH stands for potassium (K), oxygen (O), and hydrogen (H). T...  More
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Skin Culture Test
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Prescribed Medications for Jock Itch

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TERBINAFINE (TER bin a feen) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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ECONAZOLE (e KON na zole) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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NAFTIFINE (NAF ti feen) is a antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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OXICONAZOLE (ox i KON a zole) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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SULCONAZOLE (sul KON na zole) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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BETAMETHASONE; CLOTRIMAZOLE (bay ta METH a sone; kloe TRIM a zole) is a corticosteroid and antifungal cream. It treats ringworm and infections like jock itch and at...  More
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CLOTRIMAZOLE (kloe TRIM a zole) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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MICONAZOLE (mi KON a zole) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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Over the Counter Medications for Jock Itch

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TERBINAFINE (TER bin a feen) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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CLOTRIMAZOLE (kloe TRIM a zole) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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MICONAZOLE (mi KON a zole) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.  More
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Self Care for Jock Itch

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Keep Skin Dry
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Avoid Tight Clothing
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