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Anal itching before periods, hemorrhoids, worm infestation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
Doctor :   HI
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User :   hi doctor
User :   hi
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i have itching in my anus always before getting my periods
Doctor :   May I know your age?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Does this happen regularly?
User :   i get it before a day getting my periods
User :   iam trying to conceive also
User :   i have piles
Doctor :   May I know the duration of these presenting symptoms?
Doctor :   OK
User :   does this affect my fertility
User :   24
User :   ya
User :   i have been trying to conceive for past 1 month
User :   just 5 mins
Doctor :   No I dont feel piles affect getting pregnant.
User :   before getting my periods
User :   does piles affect getting pregnent?
Doctor :   No itching too doesnt affect pregnancy.
User :   ?
User :   good
User :   but does anal itching does?
Doctor :   The itching might be due to an bacterial or helminthic infection.
User :   so whats the cause of itching
User :   ?
Doctor :   You need to see a physician to know the exact cause of itching.
User :   ok any medicines or ointment
User :   for this?
User :   mmm but this will not affect pregnency?
User :   right?
Doctor :   No, it shouldn.
User :   ???
Doctor :   May I know the date of your last menstrual period?
User :   mmm fine and how frequently should i keep trying to get conceived soon?
User :   may be in a month?
Doctor :   Yes the first day of bleeding?
User :   ya 1st day?
User :   this month 7th i got my period?
User :   7th june 2011
Doctor :   Ok as the last period started on 7 your fertility periods would be after 7 of the first day to the 21st day as the ovulation takes place on the 14th day if you have a regular cycle.
User :   ???
Doctor :   yes these are most fertile period in the cycle.
Doctor :   Try to have a fruitful coitus in these periods to conceive.
User :   from 10 till 21 right?
User :   i have 31 days cycle
User :   and for anal itching what will be the reason?
Doctor :   As I said it could be due to worm infestation or a fungal or bacterial infection.
User :   but y do i get it only the day before i get my periods?
Doctor :   Most probably as this area gets infected with the secretions present during periods.
Doctor :   And the region gets warm and presence of moisture becomes a good place for fungus to multiply.
Doctor :   yes
User :   oh u mean white discharge?
Doctor :   You need to see your gynec as antifungal or deworming medications is required.
User :   oh fine doctor how i can i get rid of that?
Doctor :   Meanwhile keep the area clean.
Doctor :   Change your undergarments twice a day.
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Take care.
User :   oh fine doctor thanks for u suggestions nice chatting with u
Doctor :   Yes cotton undergarments would be fine. change it twice a day.
User :   sure doctor
User :   sure
Doctor :   Avoid using any moisturizer in that area.
User :   cotton should be fine right undergarments?
Doctor :   Did you follow my suggestions?
Doctor :   Are you there?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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