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Date : 05-Jan-2014
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Doctor:Dr. XXXXXXX here
Doctor:How can i help you?
User:Hi, I am XXXXXXX
User:I have a problem with pimples on head, above the neck
User:Please suggest remedies
Doctor:May I know your age?
Doctor:Since when are you having this issue?
Doctor:Have you see a doctor for this concern?
User:31, Male
User:3 years
Doctor:Can you describe the size of the biggest pimple you have?
Doctor:Is there a pus pointing in it.
Doctor:Do you have pain with it?
Doctor:Do you history of diabetes/thyroid problems?
User:3mm to 5mm in size, no pain but feel some irritation,
User:They are very hard, if I force to press, pus will come out along with blood
Doctor:If there is no pus pointing, you can use retino 0.025% ointment on individual acne.
User:NO Diabetic,
Doctor:Use this ointment only during night time.
Doctor:In addition to it, do not try to pinch or squeeze acne.
Doctor:If it grows larger than 2 cms, then consult a doctor.
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Do you have any other questions?
User:Yes Doctor,
Doctor:Do you have any other questions?
User:they are bunch of 20 to 30, so I can apply this ointment
Doctor:Yes you can apply this ointment on the most predominant ones.
User:Thank you Sir..
Doctor:If you feel they don't improve in 2-3 weeks time, visit a dernatologist.
Doctor:Do you have any other questions?
User:Thank you, Have a good day..
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
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