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Itchy dry facial skin, dust allergy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Good afternoon.
User :   Good afternoon
User :   I have been plannign to visit a skin doctor from last 3 months
User :   Right now my facial skin has turned up very sensistive
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I get this itching sensation and when I even touch it it become red and a pimple kind of thing pops out
User :   It is right now very sensitive to even sun
User :   I get tanned very easily
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Now a days I am playing cricket regularly and I am using Sunscreen lotion
User :   But I have this problem from last 6 months
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Itchy feeling, Skin becoming dry very easily
User :   etc
User :   Rashes
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Any suggestion?
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender?
Doctor :   Do you have any other medical illness such as thyroid problems, diabetes, allergies?
User :   24 male
User :   Allergies: I have dust allergy
Doctor :   Ok
User :   But I get sneezes
User :   for temperature changes and not for dust
Doctor :   Ok
User :   My skin type is actually oily skin
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me explain to you.
Doctor :   Skin disorders are affected by multiple factors.
Doctor :   Though environmental factors are the commonest, other factors such as genes, infections, stress and nutritional factors play a role.
User :   Ok. If it is allergy how can I solve it
User :   Stress I manage it so should not be a problem
Doctor :   From what you have described, it appears that you probably may be having dermatitis.
User :   And I do it fruits
Doctor :   The cause for it could be multiple - sun or minor infection and so on.
Doctor :   If the cause is allergens, then there are medications given to prevent the symptoms from happening.
Doctor :   A complete cure is difficult.
User :   Actually it can't be sun becuase I have been playing only from last 1 month
Doctor :   However some have found cure by desensitization techniques.
User :   I strongly doubt it is allergy
Doctor :   The symptoms that you reported are suggesting an inflammatory condition.
User :   I meant it can be because of allergy
Doctor :   The cause could be multiple and can only be determined after physical examination and tests.
Doctor :   Our customer support team
Doctor :   will call you and give you the best referrrence after discussing with few doctor here.
Doctor :   Hope that would be fine.
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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