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Pimple on angle of lips suggestive of angular cheilitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi sir
Doctor :   please go ahead with
User :   I have "phoonsi" on the angle of my lips
User :   they have erupted just 4 days ago
User :   and rising everyday
Doctor :   pimples isit
User :   no only on one angle of mouth
User :   small eruptions
User :   very tiny
Doctor :   which colour
Doctor :   is there any discharge
User :   skin colour, a bit lighter
User :   no discharge
Doctor :   how long u have this
User :   and pains a little only when pressed
User :   just 4 days ago
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how old are u
User :   56 yrs.
Doctor :   any other medical problems u have
User :   no
User :   i am a bit overweight
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the problem u have is called angular cheilitis
Doctor :   u can take this cap
Doctor :   Cap .Becosules
Doctor :   r u there
User :   ya
Doctor :   once daily for 1 month after food at night time
User :   plz go ahead
User :   wat cud be the possible cause for this dr.
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know about
Doctor :   nutritional deficiencies, fungal infection
Doctor :   all these causes this
User :   r u there dr.
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   sir, i had herpes diagnosed 1 and half years back,
User :   can that be acause?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
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User :   but i dont have eruptions in anyother part of the body
Doctor :   confirm with correct contact details please
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   if this was herpes lesion
Doctor :   it will painful and red in color
Doctor :   ok
User :   it is not painful sir, also i went to a saloon for shaving, since then the eruption have started, can that be a cause?
Doctor :   fungal infection or lack of vitamins
Doctor :   or can be due to dry skin
User :   can i also apply quadriderm?
Doctor :   u can apply ghee or vaseline to the lips
Doctor :   u need to consult a physician before u apply any medication
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   confirm with ur correct email id
User :   ok but since it is fungal can i apply quadriderm or sofromycin/?
User :   sir plz tell
Doctor :   The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine may have many adverse effects and can be prescribed by a doctor only after physical examination. We cannot prescribe it online for your safety and other drug interactions. Hence we recommend that you meet a doctor in your area and he will prescribe it for you.
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