How did I get jock itch?

    • Jock itch is most commonly contracted by coming into contact with clothing or towels contaminated with the fungus. It can also spread from an athete's foot outbreak.
    • Jock itch may also be caused by the spread of athlete's foot fungus to the groin.
    • The groin provides a warm and humid environment, which encourages fungus growth
    • Excessive perspiration can also encourage fungus growth