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Discolouration in the perineal region and having itching and pain too - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: IBS(Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
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User :   Hi.... after wiping after a stool, i have alot of black peper looking fkaes on my toilet paper.. what is it?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   may i know your age ?
User :   hi
User :   38
Doctor :   and how long have u had this issue ?
User :   maybe 3 weeks
Doctor :   do u have any itching or pain in the anal area ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   any discoloration of the perineal region ?
User :   what is perneal region, lol sorry
Doctor :   this seems to appear to be due to a fungal infection
Doctor :   perineal region, - is the area near the genital region
User :   what the balck specks,?
Doctor :   they are the fungal dermatophytic growth
User :   how do u get rid of it?
Doctor :   You can use a cream like CANDID- B cream
Doctor :   twice daily application can be used
User :   do u need a prescription?\
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   this is a OTC medication
User :   i work around alot of tiny children, could it also be pin worms ?
Doctor :   no
User :   and alo when i wipe at time there are like white dots?
User :   sorry, also (typo)
User :   in vaginal and anus
Doctor :   that is nothing to worry
User :   and lst but not least , ive had weight gain, like stomach really blaoting is this all connected?
Doctor :   no they are not connected at all
User :   the candid B just wipe on anus/vagina?
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok, what would pin worms look like on toilet paper?
Doctor :   they look like, small white about, 1cm worms
Doctor :   but they do not appear on the perineum
User :   so the white dots are not eggs of opin worms
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   they are not
User :   what r they
User :   after this question im done
Doctor :   they could be fungal dermaphytes
User :   ok, thanks for your time, how much was this session
Doctor :   this was for 15 minutes
Doctor :   Are u there ?
User :   yes thanks im done
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me here
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   and bye for now
User :   thank u
Doctor :   you are most welcome
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