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Frequent occurrence of boils on face - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   hi
User :   hello dr
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   dr sir my son aged 19 yrs having frequent problem of boil in face
Doctor :   u mean pimples or boils
User :   male 19 unmar 5.6 48 boils
User :   how you diff boils and pimples
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   A boil, also referred to as a skin abscess, is a localized infection deep in the skin.
Doctor :   pimples are abscess that is formed when oil ducts become clogged and infected.
Doctor :   does he have white heads or black heads?
User :   white
Doctor :   how many he has
Doctor :   is there pus or any discharge from this
Doctor :   r u there
User :   now three no pus no discharge it cures in 4 days with application of soframicin
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   recurrent boils can be due to infection
User :   but it happens frquently
Doctor :   any time blood sugar was done
User :   no
Doctor :   The name of the commonest bacteria causing this is Staphylococcus
Doctor :   if the boil is not adequately treated
Doctor :   then it will reoccur
Doctor :   consult a demratologist
Doctor :   since the boils is reoccur for sometime now
Doctor :   ok
User :   tell some oinment
Doctor :  
The prescription medicines are given after the cause is exactly made out. Since we havent physically examined you, it is inappropriate and unethical to prescribe you scheduled drugs. Hence see the doctor for the medicine that you require.
OR
The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine may have many adverse effects and can be prescribed by a doctor only after physical examination. We cannot prescribe it online for your safety and other drug interactions. Hence we recommend that you meet a doctor in your area and he will prescribe it for you. If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
Doctor :   The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine may have many adverse effects and can be prescribed by a doctor only after physical examination. We cannot prescribe it online for your safety and other drug interactions. Hence we recommend that you meet a doctor in your area and he will prescribe it for you.
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
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