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Guidance on treatment for psoriasis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   r u skin specialist
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   i want information on Psoriasis Treatment
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Psoriasis treatment takes a long time as psoriasis is slow to resolve.
Doctor :   Our discussion about your problem may need more than 5 minutes.
Doctor :   There are drug treatments and PUVA therapy
User :   ok
Doctor :   Topical ointments both steroid and non-steroids are given.
Doctor :   Light therapy in the form of Sunlight, PUVA
User :   is it possible to cure it?
User :   or it is just short time tratment?
Doctor :   It will take a very long time to cure it and even after cure, there can be
Doctor :   relapses.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Oral medicines are also available.
Doctor :   The patient in general should always keep his skin moisturized,
Doctor :   and eat a high protein diet as the scales lose a lot of protein.

Doctor :   Try to avoid stress as
Doctor :   it can trigger

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