A genital rash typically refers to a spread of bumps, lesions, or irregular patches of skin on the genitals. Understanding the causes and symptoms of genital rashes can help to properly diagnose and treat them.
A genital rash is a skin symptom that can be caused by a number of health problems and can occur on any part of the male or female genital area.
If you experience any skin rash that you can’t explain, you should see your doctor for a diagnosis and treatment.
There are many possible causes for a genital rash, ranging from infections that are treatable to sexually transmitted infections (STIs), allergies, and autoimmune disorders.Some of the most common causes of genital rashes are infections:
Jock itch, a fungal infection, or ringworm of the groin area. The rash is red, itchy, and scaly, and it may blister.