Inflamed skin, usually in warm, moist areas, such as the groin or between skin folds.


Keep affected area clean and dry. Applying an ointment (Vaseline, A&D, others) to the rash can help. Loose-fitting clothing and weight loss also may help.

When to make a doctor's appointment

See a healthcare professional for oozing sores, cracked skin, or bleeding.

Last Updated Sep 8, 2023

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