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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
Doctor :   pl proceed wd ur 2nd query?
User :   i had suffered from harpies ostrites(spelling might be wrong)
Doctor :   herpes?
User :   in 98
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   of which body parts?
User :   and will automatically subside in couple of days
Doctor :   k
User :   on leg and hand
Doctor :   whether it was on ur body
Doctor :   k
User :   ya on my hand and leg
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   it was very long back
User :   suddenly red spots will appear and pain like how it pains when a neddle is put in there
Doctor :   k
User :   will subside automatically in couple of days
Doctor :   since how long ur having this probs?
User :   can u guide me in this
User :   again from last one year
Doctor :   well do u have itchness along with it
User :   not exacctly but it pains it
Doctor :   it appears that its not coz of herpes
Doctor :   which u had many yrs back
Doctor :   it might be due to certain allergies
Doctor :   causes coz of
Doctor :   dust
Doctor :   pollens
Doctor :   sand
User :   but it pains exactly it had paining at that time
User :   even it look very similar to that
Doctor :   since herpes does not reoccurs again & again
Doctor :   it has diff signs & synptoms
Doctor :   or manifestations
User :   ok
User :   so u think it is again due to an allergy
Doctor :   herpes causes enlargement of the skin leisons
Doctor :   with fluid filled thing
User :   ya
Doctor :   almost appearing like poxs
Doctor :   in ur case it appears to be due to allergy
Doctor :   r u there?
User :   but in that , intially for couple of day it would be a red spot only and then in next one day it will appear like a pimple and then slowly in three to ffive days it it
User :   will developed completely
Doctor :   have u taken any medications for it?
User :   but similarly now wt i am facing is till the pimple stage
Doctor :   k
User :   no not in recent period
Doctor :   do it happens when u go out?
Doctor :   or in open?
User :   no nothing like that
Doctor :   well
User :   any time
Doctor :   what we suggest that
Doctor :   u observe it for couple of days
Doctor :   & if it recurs then u have to undergo certain allergy tests
User :   ok
Doctor :   u can also apply Cream like-
Doctor :   Lobate-G to the affected site 3 times a day
Doctor :   for about 7-10 days
User :   ok
Doctor :   certainly u will have some improvement
Doctor :   u can continue taking Tab Cetrizine 10 mg
User :   but the best part is it automatically subside get in cople of days without any medication
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   thats fine
Doctor :   any more query u want us to reply with?
User :   no thanks a lot
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