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Irregular menses during lactation period, pimple on thigh - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Age :21 Gender:Female Location: Marital Status:Married
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User :   I am married 2 years ago and i delivered a boy last year in August
Doctor :   ok
User :   But after my delivery my periods r not yet resumed
Doctor :   ok
User :   It resumed last Sunday but the discharge was for just one day
User :   is it serious matter
Doctor :   are you breast feeding your baby?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it is normal for periods
Doctor :   to be irregular during the period of lactation
Doctor :   it varies widely from women to women
Doctor :   may be from 2 months to 42 months
User :   so when it will resume
Doctor :   the average is 14 months
User :   ok
Doctor :   it depends
Doctor :   but there is nothing to worry about
User :   but will it affect health of mine or my baby
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   since you had slight bleeding
Doctor :   this time
Doctor :   your period may beresumed
Doctor :   next time
User :   ok
Doctor :   lactation prevents periods
Doctor :   its a protective response
Doctor :   against immediate pregnancy
Doctor :   its a normal phenomenon
User :   sorry not understood
Doctor :   i advise you continue
Doctor :   breast feeding
User :   immediate pregnancy means
Doctor :   as long as you breast feed
Doctor :   your periods
Doctor :   will be slightly irregular
Doctor :   and you wont get pregnant immediately
Doctor :   after a few months your fertility
Doctor :   will come back to normal
Doctor :   and you can have babies again
Doctor :   have i answered your query?
User :   ok
User :   Also one more thing
Doctor :   anything else i can help you with?
Doctor :   sure
User :   i have problem of pimples on my thigh which discharges pus after 2 days of occurence
Doctor :   ok
User :   when it discharges
Doctor :   ok
User :   that part is cured and after 2 days again another pimple occurs somewhere else on same thigh
User :   i have problem only with my right thigh
Doctor :   ok
User :   on left thigh no pimples
User :   why is problem
Doctor :   i suggest you use lacto calamine lotion
Doctor :   on your thigh
User :   also i did my sugar test it is normal
Doctor :   if it does not subside then you should see a dermatologist
User :   but haemoglobin is less
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can take a product called WOMEN'S IRON COMPLETE
Doctor :   use it for 1-2 months
User :   doctor advised me antibiotic and sugar test i ahve done both
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   if your skin problem persists after using calamine lotion
Doctor :   see a dermatologist
Doctor :   you can continue using the antibiotic
Doctor :   anything else i can help you with?
User :   i have seen general physician
Doctor :   ok
User :   is he not concerned with it
Doctor :   a dermatologist would be able to advice you better
Doctor :   because they have more experience in such cases
User :   but pimples do they occur due to less iron or some other deficiency in body
User :   and why they occur only on left thigh
Doctor :   it can be due to an infection
Doctor :   as you are saying there is pus
Doctor :   so better to get it checked up
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User :   can i discuss a problem of my friend with u
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User :   She is having a stomach ache from last eight months
Doctor :   ok
User :   sometimes the ache is too much painful that she even can't sleep stand and sit
Doctor :   are her periods regular?
User :   yes
Doctor :   i suggest she see a general surgeon
Doctor :   as soon as possible
User :   also there is heavy bleeding for 2 days only
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the pain more during periods?
User :   yes
User :   1st 2 days she can't bear pain
User :   she screams
Doctor :   then a gynaecologist would be better
Doctor :   we cannot advice anything online
Doctor :   for her own safety
User :   a gynacologist suggested her gastroenterologist
Doctor :   ok
User :   he told hes pancreas have sweelling
Doctor :   then ask her to consult a gastroenterologist
Doctor :   ok
User :   but still no difference
Doctor :   if you wish we can fix an appointment for your friend with a gastroenterologist
User :   where
Doctor :   in
Doctor :   we are based in
User :   not possible to come to
Doctor :   ok then
User :   due to her financial condition
Doctor :   she needs medical treatment
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i still suggest she visit gastroenterologist and get a second opinion
User :   also she have problem in stool passing
Doctor :   in her hometown
Doctor :   yes
User :   she have that discharge after 2 days
Doctor :   we cannot help online for her own safety
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   she needs professional help
User :   its ok
Doctor :   ok
User :   i'll tell her to go again to gastroenterology for second opinion
Doctor :   yes
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