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Peeling skin in fingers developing painful pores. Diagnosed bacterial infection. Advice - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor:I am xxxxxxxxx
User:i am XXXXXXX
Doctor:Pl go ahead with your medical query
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User:my fingers skin is getting peeled of for some times and develops pour which is painfull.i contacted a doctor and he told me that its a bacterial infection and prescribed Candid-B.but this is happening again and again.
User:are you there doctor?
Doctor:Yes, what is your age? Did you change the keyboard or laptop recently
Doctor:Do you think of allergy because of the material on the laptop / key board
User:its happening for last one year it gets cured and again comes in three age is 35
Doctor:This looks to be eczema. It needs confirmation by patch testing
Doctor:It is also important to test for Diabetes and Vitamin B deficiency as well
Doctor:Did you XXXXXXX a Dermatologist?
User:not yet
Doctor:You should XXXXXXX one who can figure out the exact diagnosis
Doctor:It may require testing as well
User:actually candid-B usage helped in curing it
Doctor:I do not think Candid B is right treatment
Doctor:YOu should find the cause
User:then i will see a dermatologist
Doctor:then treat it. Are the finger nails good (smooth and pink)
Doctor:Temporarily you can apply olive oil and honey to the tips
User:nail are good it only on the fingers
Doctor:Ok XXXXXXX a Dermatologist and let me know
User:ok thank you
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
Doctor:Thank you for the visit here.
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