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Treatment for rash near vaginal area - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi i have a question. I went walking a few days ago in the extreme heat. I was wearing denim jeans and when i got home i noticed i had a raw rashy area between my legs and up close to my vagina area. What is that? How do i treat it?
User :   i'm twenty years old
Doctor :   what are you occupied as?
User :   i'm a student
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is it the same for the past 1 week or has it improved?
User :   i got it saturday and it has improved slightly
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so you had no rash before that?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   this could be irritation or an allergic reaction
Doctor :   some thing similar to diaper rash in children
User :   it kind of looks like a diaper rash actually
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so you wear some loose dress the one that does not irritate
Doctor :   maintain hygeine
Doctor :   keep dry
Doctor :   did you get that?
User :   ok. is there any ointment or powder i should be using?
Doctor :   prilox , it anasthetises and has soothing effect
User :   ok thank you so much
Doctor :   2.5 % ointment apply directly to the skin
Doctor :   please fill the form and say when done
User :   ok i'm done
User :   thanks again
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help with?
User :   no that'll be all
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