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66 Possible Causes for Balanitis, Tinea Cruris

  • Cutaneous Candidiasis

    Recurrence is common, even after prolonged treatment. 6,7 Tinea cruris (jock itch): this infection frequently follows athlete’s foot and is characterized by burning, scaly[pharmacytimes.com] Such infection in the genital area with the association is associated with vaginitis and balanitis.[firstderm.com] Other forms of intertrigo should be considered, including: Tinea cruris (groin) and athlete's foot (between toes) Contact dermatitis Atopic dermatitis Seborrhoeic dermatitis[dermnetnz.org]

  • Intertrigo

    These results point to important predisposing factors for the susceptibility to candidal intertrigo and tinea cruris respectively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] intertrigo (affects body folds): acute (wet and red), subacute (red /- maceration), or chronic (red and dry) Candidal diaper dermatitis Candidal vulvovaginitis Candidal balanitis[pathologyoutlines.com] Candida balanitis: risk factors. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2010; 24 (7):820–826. [ PubMed ] [ Google Scholar ] 53. Lu SY.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Psoriasis

    Dermoscopy, commonly used to analyze skin tumors, has more recently been used to evaluate inflammatory dermatoses. We performed a systematic review of the literature to assess the role of dermoscopy in evaluating psoriasis, and briefly reviewed the findings with an emphasis on the specificity or sensitivity of the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Obesity

    Lisanne Verweij, André Weel, Carel Hulshof, Karin Proper and Willem van Mechelen, Richtlijn in ontwikkeling: Balans in beweging en voeding op de werkplek, TBV – Tijdschrift[oadoi.org]

  • Vulvitis

    cruris or versicolor Allergic contact dermatitis Atopic dermatitis (eczema) Viral Herpes simplex Psoriasiform disorders Psoriasis Bacterial Lichen simplex chronicus Gram[nps.org.au] Plasma cell balanitis affects the head of the penis (the glans) and is also known as balanitis circumscripta plasmacellularis and Zoon balanitis.[dermnetnz.org] We report six cases of plasma cell balanitis and four of plasma cell vulvitis. The patients' ages ranged from 26-88 years in males and 30-60 in females.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Herpes Simplex Infection

    […] corporis (ringworm, tinea circinata, tinea glabrosa) Tinea corporis gladiatorum Tinea cruris (crotch itch, eczema marginatum, gym itch, jock itch, ringworm...[wordaz.com] […] infections in infants, 4 young boys under the age of 2 years, 5 and preschool boys. 6 Pathologic phimosis and paraphimosis is precluded by the absence of a foreskin, and balanitis[pediatrics.aappublications.org] The highest number of cases of tinea pedis and tinea cruris occurred in the summer months, while tinea capitis, tinea corporis and tinea unguium occurred in the spring and[atmph.org]

  • Candida Albicans

    A significant number of balanitis Candida albicans isolates are resistant to azole and terbinafine antifungal agents in vitro.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Infection of the penis often results in balanitis (inflammation of the head of the penis).[healthcentral.com]

  • Gangrenous Balanitis

    cruris (jock itch) Superficial fungal infection (Epidermophyton and Trichophyton groups) Erythrasma Nocardia minutissima Dermatitis venenata and other contact dermatoses[clinicalgate.com] Balanitis Definition Balanitis is an inflammation of the head and foreskin of the penis. Description Balanitis generally affects uncircumcised males.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] PubMed Search : Gangrenous balanitis Page views in 2018: 280 Page views in 2019 to date: 39 Cite this page: Cubilla, A., Chaux, A. Gangrenous balanitis.[pathologyoutlines.com]

  • Erythrasma

    Note: Erythrasma is often confused with a fungal infection, such as tinea cruris, but this confusion is of little consequence since corynebacteria are often eradicated with[skincarenet.org] Balanitis Balanitis plasmocellularis Zoon Balanitis circinata Phimosis, paraphimosis, frenulum breve and other lesions of the penis Collection of histological slides by prof[atlases.muni.cz] Compare intertrigo, tinea cruris. erythrasma infectious disease A patchy red-brown rash in the axilla and inguinal region, due to the presence of Corynebacterium minutissimum[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Tinea Cruris

    Tinea cruris is three times more frequent in men than in women.[symptoma.com] Candida balanitis: risk factors. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2010; 24 (7):820–826. [ PubMed ] [ Google Scholar ] 53. Lu SY.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tinea cruris Other names Eczema marginatum, crotch itch, crotch rot, Dhobi itch, gym itch, jock itch, jock rot, scrot rot [1] [2] : 303 Tinea cruris on the groin of a man[en.wikipedia.org]

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