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Laser treatment for black patches on skin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   Hi doctor
User :   actually i hav skin problem
User :   hav 2 black patches one on my back and other on chest
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 :   Age - 32 yrs
User :   Occupation - project manager
User :   location - saudi arabia
User :   weight - 70 kgs
User :   height - 5'6"
Doctor :   Since when are you having it and were they following any acne or any boil that you are having it
User :   dependents - no
User :   since around 12 years
User :   it was small before
User :   within 2 yrs it grew up rapidly
User :   after stable
User :   one more thing it has thick hair also
Doctor :   Do you have any Itching or any discharge from it
User :   i cant take out my shirt front of anyone due to shyness
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   but it look very aquard
Doctor :   What would be their size roughly and have they stopped growing
User :   please help am going to marry within 6 months...
User :   it sems stopped growing
User :   each one is arount 10cm x 10cm
Doctor :   It looks like as being a Mole
User :   no...
User :   actually i consulted a skin specialist in hyderabad last year
Doctor :   ok
User :   he told me this is one type of cancer
User :   usually people in western countries hav these cases
User :   he told me there is no harm in it
User :   but as i told u i feel shy...
User :   wanna remove it
Doctor :   Cancers usually would not be associated with Hair growth on them and since you have mentioned that your having hair Growth
User :   s
Doctor :   I would not suspect how ever it needs to be ruled out
Doctor :   Have you got it examined under the microscope any time
User :   this may be becuse wen it started on dr. haspresribed me to apply olive oil on it
User :   no not examined..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Well you can continue applying it no harm in that
User :   it stopped it since long time..6 yrs
Doctor :   but i would suggest you to get it LASER removed and that would prevent it from growing and also spreading over to the other area s
User :   but there in cream to remove this black patch
Doctor :   No there are no such creams that can remove them.
User :   wats the best way to remove it
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done while I type the information you needed.
Doctor :   LAser Removal would be the Best in your case
Doctor :   it will prevent the recurrence too
Doctor :   and also the spread
User :   ok..but it will only prevent na?
Doctor :   No it is to completely remove the Dark Patch that I have Mention it
Doctor :   earlier to
User :   the previous color will be back after laser treatment?
User :   howmuch it will cost dr?
Doctor :   No exactly the Same color as the Surrounding Skin But some what Darker than it
Doctor :   Since the Cost Is based on the Per sitting Charges it will be decided upon only after examination of the same
Doctor :   hence you will need to be examined by the doctor and only he will e able to suggest you the Charges
User :   is there any side effects
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   Yes there are some minor but nothing to worry about it would not last long
User :   one more thing..can u suggest me where can i consult in hyderabad?
Doctor :   Since we are based in Bangalore we do not have the Details of the Doctors in Hyderabad
Doctor :   It would be Advisable for you to get to the LASER therapy Center in Hyderabad
User :   ok doctor..thanx a lot..............
Doctor :   or Dermatologist specializing in those procedures
User :   ok..
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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