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Medication for Herpes Zoster scars - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hi Doctor...
User :   I had got Herpis Zoster Opthimaculus 3 months ago. It's all cured a month after
Doctor :   Hello.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   But there are some scars 5-6 on forehead.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is the infection completely cured?
User :   When will this return to normal
User :   Yes.. it's completely cured a month after infection
User :   Doctors couldn't identify the reason why i got that, even after blood tests
User :   I am worried about these scars..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Herpes does not usually leaves scars unless the lesions are scratched.
User :   They are dimnishing day by day.. but not sure when this will be back to normal
Doctor :   They will take time at least 2-3 months to regress.
Doctor :   I suggest that you apply Lotio Calamine to the scars meanwhile

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