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Corn in the foot and cure for oily skin. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   go ahead with ur medical query please
User :   i am having corn in my foot
Doctor :   since when
User :   6 months
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   24, female
User :   single
User :   no
Doctor :   u need to get it removed surgically
User :   ok no other remedies
Doctor :   Avoid tight shoes and hosiery
Doctor :   Use a foot cream, such as flexitol heel balm twice daily
User :   i am nt using tight shoes
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   is the corn painful now
User :   s
Doctor :   is it not expensive surgery
Doctor :   it can be done in clinic
Doctor :   it wont take much time
User :   i always remove it wit a pin
Doctor :   5- 10 mins
Doctor :   please dont remove like that
User :   ok
Doctor :   it will get infected
User :   ok
Doctor :   once u remove it surgically
Doctor :   it will get relief from pain
User :   ok
Doctor :   other methods wont work
Doctor :   u dont need hospitalization for this
Doctor :   just need to visit clinic
User :   and i am having oily skin and i hav white heads so wat to do
Doctor :   r u applying any cream?
User :   only sun screen
Doctor :   u can try benzoyl peroxide 2.5%
Doctor :   once daily at night time
User :   for oily skin i can apply that
Doctor :   for 15 days
Doctor :   yes u can apply
Doctor :   avoid having fatty food
Doctor :   or food rich in oil
User :   how many times per day
Doctor :   once a day at night time
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   s sir
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   after applying benzyol per...... i can leave it entire nite
Doctor :   yes u can
User :   or i need to wash off after half an hr
Doctor :   r u there
User :   s
Doctor :   yes u can leave it overnight
User :   ok thank u
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   same to u
Doctor :   thankx
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