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Lice in the body hair in the stomach region - 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 : 2004
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I helpyou
User :   hello doc
User :   should i give you my details
Doctor :   yes
User :   male , 25yrs, 5'7", 57 kgs
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   i am single ofcourse
User :   i am a student
User :   no dependents
User :   you there?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   put your problem
User :   i have a very rare problem i believe
User :   iis there something called lice on the body
User :   i've been in my friend's room from the last many days
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and i notice lice like things on my body especially on the stomach region at the hair base
User :   i mean base of the hair
User :   i fear they spread on my body all over like lice do
User :   i noticed it only day before yesterday and pulled off a couple (around 5) from the stomach around the naval region
User :   i dont know what to do
Doctor :   do you mean louse
Doctor :   on the body
User :   what are these things actually, i can't even tell somebody; its embarrassing
User :   yes the LOUSE
Doctor :   You can use PERLICE
Doctor :   ointmet
Doctor :   at the affected areas
User :   OK
Doctor :   apply it aand wash after 10 min
User :   will they spread into the hair
Doctor :   after drying the hiar
Doctor :   You have to repeat it after 7 days
Doctor :   if they remain after single use
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   anything else
Doctor :   are ytou there
Doctor :   Pl confirm the details
User :   ok thank you
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   is it a rear phenomenon
Doctor :   it is common
Doctor :   but personbal hygiene should be more important
User :   what happens if they spread more
Doctor :   itching
Doctor :   and more bacterial skin infections
User :   bathing twice daily with medimix will do?
Doctor :   yes
User :   thank you
Doctor :   Thanks for consultng
Doctor :   bye
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