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Hemangioma on face - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi Doc
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   i have some spot in my face whic i got while playing cricket.
User :   its also oprared once in
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 :   24 /Delhi/Single/60/No
User :   its some thing called humagoma
User :   i can't tell u its technical name
User :   bt it is the collection of artaries
User :   rut?
Doctor :   Hemangioma that is collection of capillaries
Doctor :   Yes i am her
Doctor :   Here
Doctor :   So how is it that i can help you on that now
User :   i had already oprated
User :   bt in delhi holy family
Doctor :   How long has it been there and if you can tell me exact site and the size
User :   its can be notised easily on face
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Sometimes long-term or repeated treatment is needed.
User :   is it can be remove with XXXXXXXX only
User :   kk
Doctor :   Corticosteroid based creams are available
Doctor :   and they will need to be taken either topically that is applied on your face or
Doctor :   then taken orally that is taken in teh form of medications
User :   kk
User :   its have pulsing like heart
Doctor :   lasers can be used to remove a hemangioma or treat sores on a hemangioma that won't heal.
User :   is there any dangour
User :   can be convered to canser or any thing else
User :   ?
Doctor :   They have been associated with significant risk since therecan be pain, infection, bleeding, scarring and changes in skin color
Doctor :   No it will under normal circumstances never convert to Carcinoma or cancer
User :   k
Doctor :   hemangioma that grows or shrinks especially quickly forms an open sore.
Doctor :   Which might lead to bleeding and infection
User :   hmm thats true in morning time its size is big
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Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   so it can be remove via medicen
User :   any doc in near to my area
User :   can u plzz tell me name ]
Doctor :   Yes the Corticosteroids that i have mentioned is the drug that needs to be taken
User :   it have side effects
Doctor :   we do not have the details of the doctor in your area as of now
User :   Corticosteroids have side effects ?
Doctor :   No there arenot any reported and if so just need to stop the medications
Doctor :   For some time on temporary basis and can be started againg
User :   its easily available in market
Doctor :   again
Doctor :   It will need a Hand written prescription and you will need to see the Cosmetic Surgeon or the Plastic Surgeon
Doctor :   It is not an OTC over the Counter Medications
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   nops thanks a lot doc catch u later
Doctor :   You are Welcome Bye for now
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