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Jock Itch (for Teens) - KidsHealth
Jock itch Definition Jock itch is an infection of the groin area caused by a fungus. The medical term is tinea cruris, or ringworm of the groin. Fungal infection - groin; Infection - fungal - groin; Ringworm - groin; Tinea cruris; Tinea of the groin. Jock itch occurs mostly in adult men and teenage boys. Some people who have this infection also have athlete's foot or another kind of ringworm.
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Jock itch is a skin infection caused by a fungus. It's called jock itch because it's commonly seen in active people who sweat a lot while playing sports. But anyone can get this infection. Jock itch or tinea cruris usually causes redness, flakiness, peeling, or cracking of the skin in the groin, thigh, and buttocks area. The rash can look circular, with well-defined or even elevated edges.
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