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Candidal Inertrigo

MECHANICSVILLE, VA (WWBT) - It is an ugly problem that won't go away unless you do something about it.

We have the details on an pesky infection that is giving people trouble.

Dr. Ruth Latham is treating Candidal Inertrigo, a yeast infection of the skin.

The symptoms  include red, itchy plaques, in areas where skin rubs together.

Avoid the problem by trying to keep skin dry. If an area is persistently wet dry off or use absorbent/drying products. It also helps to lose weight.

Your doctor can help with a treatment plan.

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