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Itching at joints and peeling of facial skin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2009
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can ihelp you?
User :   i have had itching and my face is stripping. twice in two months
Doctor :   It shows you have moved away from the chat, so I close the window. Please log in again if you need further medical advice.
Doctor :   hi
User :   i have had itching at the joints and my face is stripping for the second time in two months
User :   hi
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when did it start?
User :   i realixed
User :   realised
User :   two months ago
Doctor :   ok
User :   it stopped and then now
Doctor :   is there scaling of skin?
User :   yes
Doctor :   have you seen a doctor regarding this?'
User :   yes
User :   the first time
User :   he said it was enzema
User :   but he was surprised that i have never had it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   correction
Doctor :   it is eczema
User :   thank you
Doctor :   you need to moisturize your skin and prevent dehydration
User :   i do
Doctor :   drink lots of water
User :   i could drink more water though
User :   k
Doctor :   look for causes which precipitate the attack
User :   such as
User :   i drink about two bottles a day
User :   minimum
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   good maintain that

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