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Skin rashes, fungal infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   that day i was talking about the rashes seen on my hands
User :   its itching too
Doctor :   Ok
User :   you there doctor?
Doctor :   Yes please tell me.
User :   what should i do for that?
User :   its seen on my hands
Doctor :   Did you see a dermatologist for this condition?
User :   no sir
Doctor :   OK.
Doctor :   May I know from when did you have these rashes?
User :   4-5 days
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know the exact locations on the hand?
User :   over the joint
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Can you describe the rashes?
User :   sir it looks like dry and white in color
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have any history of scratching or any injury?
User :   sir i had injury
Doctor :   Ok
User :   even in the evening time i do feel to itch all over my body
Doctor :   Is this present on both the hands or just a single hand?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   both hands
Doctor :   Ok
User :   if i am using ointments like Zole-f
Doctor :   Ok
User :   it reduces
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   But does it recur again even after using medications?
User :   yes doctor it is
Doctor :   May I know the duration of using Zole-f?
User :   sir whenever i see this rashes i do apply on it
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i do use twice a day
Doctor :   OK.
User :   morning after bath
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and evening after bath
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   After going through the description provided by you, I feel that this could be due to a fungal infection but difficult to diagnose without doing a physical examination.
User :   ohh ok sir
Doctor :   It would be better to see a Dermatologist as this is recurring even after using antifungal cream.
User :   sure sir
User :   is it because of the usage of soap?
Doctor :   May be the duration of the treatment has to be increased and use it regularly.
Doctor :   I don't think due to usage of soap, as if an allergic reaction then it has to be present all over the body.
User :   is there any other good antifungal cream than Zole-f?
Doctor :   Zole-f is a good antifungal and as it reduces after usage so you need to apply for atleast 15 to 20 days regularly.
Doctor :   And do see a dermatologist to know the exact cause of itching.
User :   ohh ok sir
User :   sure sir
Doctor :   Are the any more queries for me to help you with?
User :   sir i have a very personal query
Doctor :   Sure.
Doctor :   please proceed.
User :   sir on my Penis i can see small white colored pimple like
Doctor :   Ok
User :   what will be this sir?
Doctor :   Is there any history of sexual intercourse in the recent past?
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   yes
User :   noo
User :   sir
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there any discharge from the pimple?
User :   no no
Doctor :   May I know the size of the lesion approxiamately?
User :   very small
User :   lesion??
Doctor :   Is there any symptoms associated along with the pimple?
Doctor :   I meant the pimple?
User :   no
Doctor :   Any itching or discolouration of skin, inflammation present?
User :   no sir
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   I feel that could be normal entity and need not worry but would like you to discuss about this with the dermatologist as to know the exact condition as I am unable to diagnose it without any examination.
User :   oh ok sir
User :   sure sir
Doctor :   I will ask my customer care executive to give you a call after this live chat regarding your request.
User :   sure sir
User :   thanks lot
Doctor :   Are there any more queries for me to help you with?
User :   no sir thanks lot
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Pleasure here.
Doctor :   Take care.
User :   thanks sir
Doctor :   Bye for now.
User :   bye sir
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