Candida Crusher Permission No content on this site may be reused in any fashion without written permission of Dr. Use mild, unscented laundry detergents to wash your underwear. Any of the usual brands will do. The answer is, sometimes jock itch is contagious. Jock itch is caused by organisms called dermatophytes, which include a group of fungi that normally infects the top layer of dead skin, nails, and hair.
Obviously, only a professional examining your rash can make the call that it is definitely jock itch.
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Please enter a valid zip code. Avoid unprotected sexespecially if you are worried that you or your partner might have an infection. What do I do now to have a romantic life? Is jock itch infectious? All Rights Reserved The Body: Can it treat jock itch? That's why I didn't treat for tinea before.