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Treatment for leg corn - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
User :   may i know who is this?
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner
User :   good morning...I got a corn in my foot one month back....
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you taken any treatment for this?
Doctor :   are you there ?
User :   I got a corn in my leg one month back and it was removed before 3 weeks by laser surgery.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please go ahead
User :   Every thing is removed and now the problem is the outer skin layer hasn't come yet...i am facing problem while walking. I am unable to walk properly. Can you please suggest me a way to heel it completely and at a faster rate
Doctor :   are you there ?
User :   ya...i am facing problem with the net connection...so its taking time for me
Doctor :   Stick to loosefitting, cushioned shoes until your it heals
Doctor :   thats ok
User :   ya...i am facing problem with the net connection...so its taking time for me
Doctor :   Moisturize your skin with a good moisturizer preferably aloevera based
Doctor :   soak your feet with warm water with salt
Doctor :   everyday
Doctor :   i suggest you use GNC ALOE VERA MOISTURISING CREAM
User :   but the doctor who had done the surgery told me that it should not get in contact with water. So, i am covering it with a cover every day while doing bath also
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is it still raw?
User :   ya...i can see the inside skin also
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then it would be better to avoid water
Doctor :   apply the moisturizing cream
User :   some of my friends are suggesting me to keep turmeric poeder on it so that it will heel faster...is that ok?
Doctor :   also wear socks inside the shoes
User :   some of my friends are suggesting me to keep turmeric poeder on it so that it will heel faster...is that ok?
Doctor :   you can try that it is a good antiseptic
Doctor :   but the healing may not be affected
Doctor :   wear scks even at home
Doctor :   socks
User :   generally do you have an idea as how many days it would take for the outer skin to come completely?
Doctor :   wear good branded sandals which cover your feet fully and have a soft sole
User :   generally do you have an idea as how many days it would take for the outer skin to come completely?
Doctor :   would take a month to 45 days
Doctor :   as that area is poorly supplied by blood
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000 please confirm your details
User :   oh...when i wore shoes once, i don't know why but i got some blood out it. They are not too thight also....that's why i am just wearing slippers now
User :   oh...when i wore shoes once, i don't know why but i got some blood out it. They are not too thight also....that's why i am just wearing slippers now
Doctor :   you need to wear socks with the shoes, they must be soft
User :   oh...when i wore shoes once, i don't know why but i got some blood out it. They are not too thight also....that's why i am just wearing slippers now
Doctor :   and should not be too tight
Doctor :   is there a lot of pain?
Doctor :   if you dont have good shoes then the only alternative would be to wear slippers
User :   ya....while walking its hurting me.....when i told this to my doctor last week, he gave me tablets 'Microcef' and 'Micronac Plus'. When i had them, at that time it didnot pain a lot. When they were finished, its paining again
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it is nothing to worry about, the skin will slowly grow back
Doctor :   just continue the tablets
Doctor :   and take care of the foot wear
Doctor :   use the moisturizer
Doctor :   For Details Visit and Buy the product or Guardian pharmacy outlets in your city.
Doctor :   are you a diabetic?
User :   no
User :   no
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   can i apply the moisturizer directly on that area?
Doctor :if there is no irritation in other areas
Doctor :   then you can use it on the area
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 0000 please confirm your details
User :   ya
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can also use soframycin ointment on the area
User :   ok
Doctor :   it prevents any infection
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   ya...filled in....can you suggest me any medicine so that i can get back my skin faser
User :   ya...filled in....can you suggest me any medicine so that i can get back my skin faser
User :   faster
Doctor :   the skin healing would take its own time
Doctor :   there are no medicines to make it faster
User :   oh..ok..
Doctor :   it is better if you leave it to nature and try to prevent pain
Doctor :   by the tips i gave you
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   thank you very much for your tips
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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