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Itchy rash on the elbow - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Rash
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   i have itch rash on my hand near the elbow. it is itch in the morning and it gets red
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when ur having this rash
User :   so what remedy do you suggest
User :   its been ther on and of
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any history of allergy?
User :   i never got it in summer usually only in winter
Doctor :   ok
User :   no allergy
Doctor :   do u have asthma?
User :   no
Doctor :   r u on any medications?
User :   no
Doctor :   do u have burning sensation
User :   no
Doctor :   swelling?
User :   only itcy and small bumps forms
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes it gets red
Doctor :   k
User :   so whats your suggestion?
Doctor :   The treatment for a rash usually depends on its cause
User :   so ?
Doctor :   If you scratch your rash, it might take longer to heal,so i suggest u to stop scratching
User :   ok
Doctor :   try moisturizers
Doctor :   u should be fine
User :   i have been using moisturisers
Doctor :   vaseline,cold dream
User :   its ok till the moisturiser lasts then again....
Doctor :   yep u have dry skin
Doctor :   try different soap
User :   i am using XXXXXXXX now
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   thats fine
Doctor :   drink less of coffee
Doctor :   drink more water
Doctor :   u can have apple juice
User :   i dont drink coffee
Doctor :   thats makes ur skin to glow
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   ok
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Doctor :   anything else we can help u
Doctor :   with
User :   is that all
User :   so you dont suggest any medicines here?
Doctor :   is ur doubt calrified
User :   i ahave already been doing all that you have suggested
Doctor :   k
User :   its ok
User :   bye
Doctor :   ya thats fine
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