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Itchiness in anal region - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Rash
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
User :   i have a 15 months son
Doctor :   ok
User :   last few days he has been itching his anal region
User :   and cries at times
Doctor :   ok
User :   am not sure if its rashes or worms
User :   any suggestions?
User :   generally it is at night time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   let me first ask some questions
User :   ok
Doctor :   is there any one in the family with similar complaints

User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the child eaing properly?
Doctor :   eating
User :   ya..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any blood in the stools?
User :   2-3 days back he did not want to at anything
User :   no
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   does the child itch a lot at the anus?
User :   yes
User :   i apply ghee and he is ok for some time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   from the history that
Doctor :   it may be pin worn infestation
User :   ok
User :   what should be our next step?

Doctor :   so to this i will suggest few
Doctor :   things to at home
User :   ok
Doctor :   trim the nails of the chi,d
User :   ya:)
Doctor :   then wash the childs bed sheet in warm water
User :   ok
Doctor :   it would need a drug for only one day
User :   ok..
Doctor :   this i can not prescribe online
User :   ok..
Doctor :   you need to meet a peadiatrician near you
Doctor :   did you get that?
User :   ok Doctor, Thanks for your advice
User :   we will see our paediatrician
Doctor :   please fill this and say when done
Doctor :   have i answered your query?
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help with?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   it got hung
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help with?

User :   yes. it clarified things. Thanks a lot. Good night!
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