Jock Itch

Tinea is the name given to a group of diseases caused by a fungus. These diseases include Jock Itch, Athlete's Foot and Ringworm. Though these infections are usually not serious, they can be very uncomfortable. You can get them by touching an infected person, from damp surfaces such as a shower floor or even from a pet.

Symptoms depend on the affected area of the body:

  • Jock Itch causes an itchy, burning rash in your groin area.
  • Athlete's Foot causes itching, burning and cracked skin between your toes.
  • Ringworm is a red skin rash that forms a ring around normal-looking skin and is not caused by a worm.

Depending on the severity, some cases may require medical assessment. If you are concerned, please make an appointment today.

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