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Boils in inguinal gland portion and in lower right testis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   I am frequently having boils perticularly in the right ingunial gland portion and in the lower right testis. Pl recommend preventive medicines of recurrance of such boils. Thanks
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User :   I am 61 yrs old. I am a Executive performing office duty 900 to 500 pm. I am married.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you this swelling?
Doctor :   is the swelling painful?
User :   This is swelling since last Monday. It is painful when touched.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing?
User :   I smoke. I am having bloodsugar. Yesterday I have is 129 (fasting) 208 PP
Doctor :   Do you have chronic cough, since long?,
User :   No
Doctor :   is this first that you are having some thing like this/
User :   No, the swelling had occured about 3/4 months back also. It was alright by homeopathy treatment. I am worried why the boils are croping up only at a particular part of my body.
Doctor :   from the history that you are giving , this could most probably be furunculosis with the enlargment of inguinal lymph nodes
User :   What do I do then ?
Doctor :   some, goes away without medical treatment within two to three days.
Doctor :   During that time, self-care measures, such as warm compresses and anti-itch creams, can help relieve your symptoms.
Doctor :   Persistent or recurring cases are likely to require treatment.
Doctor :   this condition is more common in diabetics
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User :   Yes I got it.Is it adviseable to take antibiotic. What anti itch creams would you suggest ?
Doctor :   these drubs are prescription based and advised only after physical examination and as i have not examined you physically i can suggest

Doctor :   for prescription you need to meet your doctor who can examine you physically and advise adequetly
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User :   Yes I need your help with regard to my wife. She 53 yrs. She too does have bloodsugar within control. The problem with her is that she does not like to get out of the house for any outing
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   Since the age is catching up on he r she would like to stay back at home mostly..
Doctor :   there could also be trouble like osteoarthritis
Doctor :   Which is the bone and joint pain that affects the women beyond the age of 45 years and they generally avoid any outings or movement..
User :   shopping or to her own house.She is afraid of going out. A phyciatic treatment is needed. What would you suggest.

Doctor :   Make sure she has not got the joint pain due to which she is not coming out and only then think of a psychiatrist consultation
Doctor :   How ever there are other reasons for her not willing to cone out so they need to be addressed first
Doctor :   Just have a general discussion with her on this regard.. it will help..
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