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Treatment for Trichomycosis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I helpyou]
User :   hello sir
Doctor :   Yes
User :   i went through an article in net regarding yellow coloration of
User :   scrotal hairs?
User :   whats the treatment for that?
Doctor :   I dint understand the question
Doctor :   What is the article you have read
User :   i m suffering a lot with this condition
Doctor :   Forward the link
User :   the hair around scrotum is with yellow coloured pigments
User :   trichomycosis pubis something they mentioned in google searech
User :   are you there?
Doctor :   Ok but it is a fungal infection
User :   yes i got fungal infection 10 yrs back
Doctor :   Do you have any problme with the skin of the scrotum like itching
Doctor :   peeling
User :   now no itching
User :   only some bad smell and the yellow colour oh hair
Doctor :   SO yoiu have only cosmetic reason and no internal disease
Doctor :   right?
User :   no peeling , but the skin is not normal like
User :   yes
User :   its not only cosmetic purpose sir
User :   i cant be freely u no its not feeling well with this
User :   whats the treatment dr
User :   i tried many ointments
Doctor :   Ok what are they
User :   zole f and candid B like
Doctor :   Do you have this on the axillary pits too?
User :   but no 100%cure
User :   ya i had but now its settled in axillary pits
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Trichomycosis is a bacterial infection of the hair shaft found in sweat glandâ??bearing areas;
Doctor :   so it should be cleared of the infection it is ressistant for some time
Doctor :   so what next you can do it
User :   let me come out of this problem dr
Doctor :   do is shave off the hair as regularly as possible
User :   ok sir any ointments
Doctor :   and then apply ACTIBEN gel
Doctor :   2.5%
Doctor :   every day twice
User :   ok sir its anti fungal?
Doctor :   see that you shave off the hairs as soon as possible
Doctor :   Sorry i think i have told you its a fungal infection
Doctor :   actually it is a bacterial infection
Doctor :   caused by a bacteria called propionbacterium acnes
Doctor :   so apply 2.5%
Doctor :   ACTIBEN
Doctor :   twice daily
Doctor :   but it takes atleast one month
Doctor :   to cure of this
Doctor :   It is the infection of follicle
User :   ok i hope with this i'll come out this
User :   thank u sir
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