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Itchy blots - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2005
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User :   Goodmorning
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
Good morning
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   I have a question about some itchy blotches on my back
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
You can proceed with your query
User :   I dont have any std's or anything because i've been recently tested, no diabetes
User :   my mom gets them as well
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
thats good
Doctor :  
that you have got teste
User :   they just show up and itch like crazy
Doctor :  
's
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   right...so any ideas?
Doctor :  
Where is the lesion exactly?
User :   usually upper back
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   sometimes middle or under my shoulder blade
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
User :   24 female
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
since when are you facing this problem?
User :   maybe 6 months ago
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
Have you consulted a doctor for the same before?
User :   no..insurance issues
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Have you tried any medications?
User :   hydrocortizone
User :   seems to work until another lil patch shows up
User :   they happen randomly
Doctor :  
Local application or oral?
User :   local
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
You should not use if for more than a week
Doctor :  
Do the lesions pain other than itching?

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