A fungal skin infection caused by Candida is called cutaneous candidiasis.
You can get a rash caused by yeast almost anywhere, but the more common areas for a rash are folded areas like the armpit, in the crotch, under the foreskin, and under the breasts. When a skin infection occurs in the genital area of men, it’s called called a male yeast infection. Obesity can create folds and crevices that form a perfect environment for Candida, as can hot, humid weather and tight clothing. (more…)