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Treatment for Hirsuties papillaris genitalis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I helpyou
User :   are u in india?
Doctor :   Bangalore.
User :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   i suffer from a thing called Hirsuties papillaris genitalis...can u give me some info on it?
Doctor :   ok.
User :   i mean like do i need treatment that it is i jus thot taking an expert's opinion would be good
Doctor :   since when are you havingit
User :   the first growth occured when i was 14
User :   that was 10 years after i was circumcised
Doctor :   ok..
User :   so, is ther any information you can give me on this?
Doctor :   It is a harmless physiological phenomenon with no malignant potential,
Doctor :   The papules appear as one or several rows of small, flesh-colored, smooth, dome-topped bumps situated circumferentially around the corona (see image) or sulcus of the glans penis.
User :   yes..i already have read that from
Doctor :   Therapy is not required but sometimes offered to alleviate the anxiety.the only treatment carbon dioxide laser
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   what infromation Are you looking for ward from us..
Doctor :   with reagrd to your condition..
User :   ok...let me ask you my questions...first of all, do just males with circumcision suffer from it?
Doctor :   Its a viral infection as you would have found from the site and the circumcision or not circumcised will not be the Key are you vulnerable to it or not is the key..
User :   so if its a viral infection, how can this be prevented?
User :   and is this then an STD?
Doctor :   Yes it is..
Doctor :   Prevention is by the condoms like wise with all the STD's/
User :   well....anyway, moving on to my second question, will it effect my sexual life in any way?
Doctor :   since it has hypersensitivity it will cause you trouble.
Doctor :   during the act of coitus.
User :   yes...m already facing that...anyway, so whts the traetment for it and what will be the average fee for the treatment?
Doctor :   carbon dioxide laser treatment.
Doctor :   the cost will depend on the Examination of the same and then decided by the dr. Examining you..
Doctor :   Based on thenumber of sittings that your condition willneed.
User :   still then...can u atleast say roughly how much wud this charge? minimum?
Doctor :   Have you had the consultation for the same..
User :   no...not yet
User :   lets put it this way, how much would you charge if you did the treatment?
Doctor :   I have Mentioned that examination will be required and only then any further measures will be possible t be told..
Doctor :   Please fill this Feed back form I send, while I type the necessary information, say done when done.
User :   done
Doctor :   we only provide you medical acvise and consultation over thechat and phone..

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