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Eczema causing dark patches on the feet - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Tell me
User :   Goodafternoon doctor
Doctor :   Good Afternoon
User :   i am having a patch on my foot
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   55
User :   private business
User :   india
User :   married
Doctor :   Can you tell me more on the patch is it lighter colored or Dark colored or White..
User :   no
Doctor :   ABout the Patch if you can tell me..
User :   dark colored
User :   since 5 months
User :   no itching
User :   no pain
Doctor :   How big in Size is it.
User :   it is slowly increcing
Doctor :   where exactly is the size.
Doctor :   Site i mean.
Doctor :   where exactly is it..
User :   upper side of the foot
Doctor :   Is it on both foot or on one sideonly..
User :   on
User :   only on left side
Doctor :   Is it over the bony Prominences..
User :   leg
Doctor :   Can you feel the bone underneath..
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   are you a Diabetic..
Doctor :   Or nay other Medical illness.
Doctor :   any.
User :   no
User :   no
Doctor :   Have you got the Blood Sugars Examined Recently..
User :   no
Doctor :   Any bowel Problems like Constipation or indigestion.
User :   no
Doctor :   any bleeding from any mucosa of the cavity
User :   skin disease
User :   no sir
Doctor :   What skin Disease are you talking of..
User :   this is only like a patch on my skin
Doctor :   there are a few things that i can suspect like 1) diabetes 2) Bleeding disorder 3) Eczema's
Doctor :   for which you need to get the Blood Sugars tested and the Blood routine also..
User :   my be Eczema i think
Doctor :   Examination by the Dermatologist will be the Best since the treatment can be initiated accordingly..
User :   any tube
Doctor :   Can be so..
Doctor :   Eczema's are usually associated with a lot of itching.
Doctor :   Usually which is not so in your case..
User :   yes
User :   can you priscribe any tube doctor
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
Doctor :   I shall do that while you can fill this form..
User :   i have filled
Doctor :   HIMOST CREAM 3-4 times a day in the affected area only.
User :   thank Q
User :   TO EAT ?
Doctor :   It will not be needed..
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