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Itching in the hands and legs,bad breath - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   i have itching when exposed to cold conditions be it weather or cold water. because of this i am finding it difficult to do household jobs in cold water. please help.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when
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User :   while takingmorning walks, the exposed parts of my hand and ears start itching. after washing clothes also i find my hands and feet too itchy.
Doctor :   ok
User :   37 years, female housewife, married with 2 kids
Doctor :   do u have history of allergies
User :   no history. this started last winter.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any other medical problems or r u taking any medicines?
Doctor :   r u taking medicines for the same?
User :   i have bad breadth. no other complicaions. i am not taking any medication right now.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u can apply lacto calamine
User :   my periods are happening once in 21 days these days compared to the 28-day cycle previous years.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   The cream must be applied as often as possible without skipping days until the rash is gone.
Doctor :   since when ur having this problem
User :   the rashes disappear once i get back to normal temperature or soon after i dry myself.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   for Bad breathe u can use
Doctor :   Listerine mouth wash
Doctor :   gargle twice daily for one week
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it a serious problem/ anything relating to blood? ( imean the rashes)
Doctor :   u can apply this lotion
Doctor :   try not to wash ur hands often
Doctor :   use a milder soap
Doctor :   i suggest u to get blood tests
Doctor :   sugar levels checked
User :   is bad breath related to any disorder in the abdomen region (like lever etc)
Doctor :   yes
User :   any test to check the bad breath
Doctor :   it could be reflux esophagitis, cirrhosis, hepatitis, diabetes, indigestion
Doctor :   or plaques in the tooth
Doctor :   if ur concern is about bad and dry skine
User :   i got the plaques removed 3 months back
Doctor :   i would suggest u to have complete general physical examination with dentist, dermatalogist and general physician who can help u
Doctor :   after few investigations
Doctor :   ok
User :   thank u
Doctor :   for now i shall advise self
Doctor :   care
Doctor :   tips as home
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