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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Average Posted in: Penis Problems
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
User :   i have pimples loads of them on my face
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when are you having this problem?
User :   found a similar on in my pubic area
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age:20
User :   occupation xxxxx
User :   loaction will not disclose
User :   single
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have small pimples inside my fore skin
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   on of thedoc saw tht
Doctor :   other than the pimples?
User :   he said its ok
User :   no i m healthy
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   its there from years
Doctor :   the pimplws on your face
User :   no
Doctor :   could be due to excess oil on your face
User :   foreskin
Doctor :   you should wash your face regularly with water
Doctor :   and a mild soap 3-4 times a day
User :   ok
User :   my face is dry
Doctor :   also avoid all kinds of junk, oily,fast foods
User :   its not oily
Doctor :   eat more fresh fruits and vegetables
User :   i have dandruff it may the reason
Doctor :   and drink plenty of water and fluids
User :   i stay awake for long
Doctor :   then you should also regularly wash your hair
User :   can tht the reason
User :   i do
Doctor :   also stress can lead to both pimples and dandruff
User :   i tried all the anti-danruff stuff
Doctor :   every alternate day
User :   y didn say anything abt my foreskin ;)
Doctor :   i am coming to that
Doctor :   let me finish with the face
User :   k
Doctor :   you can try benzoyl benzoate solution
Doctor :   on your face
Doctor :   or calamine lotion
Doctor :   both are known to work on pimples
Doctor :   about the foreskin
Doctor :   are you having any itching, burning,sensation?
User :   i tired benzoyl peroixed
User :   ok
User :   no any itching, burning,sensation?
Doctor :   try calamine lotion
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   any burning in the urine?
User :   no
Doctor :   are you sexually active?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the most common reason may be due to
User :   it looks lik small caoliflower
Doctor :   lack of hygiene in the area
User :   ok if so
User :   y r they there from th age i was 12
Doctor :   you should retract your foreskin and clean the area
User :   i clean it everyday properly
Doctor :   with dettol or savlon soln dipped cotton ball
User :   i have had an herina
Doctor :   everyday after bath
User :   opertion
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any pus discharge from the pimples?
User :   even tht doc saw the pimples on th foreskin
User :   didnt say anything
Doctor :   ok
User :   he said its not a problem
User :   i dont blv him
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it cancer
User :   ?
Doctor :   no
User :   then wht is it
Doctor :   cancer presents as an ulcer or rash
Doctor :   not as pimples
Doctor :   the reasons could be
Doctor :   constant friction, fungal infection
User :   it looks lik small coliflower
Doctor :   the inside of the foreskin?
User :   but its there from 6year
User :   yes
User :   the inside
User :   there r 6 small ones
User :   ill b back in 20 mins
User :   is it ok
User :   ?
Doctor :   Sure you can always ping back.
Doctor :   please fill this form and tell m when done..
Doctor :   Are you there xxxxx ?
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available from 9AM to 9PM IST everyday.
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   are you back xxxxx?
User :   m back
Doctor :   ok
User :   ask me
Doctor :   you could get it checked up with a dermatologist
User :   i did
Doctor :   a physical examination thoroughly
Doctor :   is required
User :   he gave me fungitop
User :   didnt help
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can you tell me how big are they?
User :   very small
User :   lik *
Doctor :   a pin head?
User :   bit big
User :   there r 6
Doctor :   ok
User :   not of all same size
Doctor :   may be they are warts
User :   but they r soft
User :   genital warts?
Doctor :   no just regular warts on the genital area
User :   solution?
User :   any problem
Doctor :   genital warts are usually seen in seually active people
Doctor :   sexually active
User :   pk
User :   *ok
Doctor :   the warts may be ignored for now
User :   wht r the problems tht may arise
Doctor :   as they are not causing any further symptoms
User :   right now i have no problem by them
Doctor :   ok
User :   some times i do feel numbness
Doctor :   where?
User :   whole pubic area
Doctor :   ok
User :   if i pull the hair near it i can feel
User :   is it due to sitting in the same position for long time
User :   as i use pc
Doctor :   dont pull hair at that region as it may cause infection
User :   o ok i do tht ;)
Doctor :   the numbness could
Doctor :   be due to the constant sitting position
User :   numbness could ??
Doctor :   i advice you to take constant breaks
User :   o ok
User :   wht abt the warts
User :   i have had a blood test also
User :   all normal
Doctor :   i guess you can ignore them for now
Doctor :   if you notice any symptoms
User :   my friends say its HIV ADIS
Doctor :   no
User :   but i don blv
User :   one doubt
Doctor :   if there is any pus or discharge or burning in the urine
User :   how long will a ADIS infectd person live
User :   when can one knw he is infected
User :   if he is
Doctor :   did you have unprotected sex anytime?
User :   once
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was this?
User :   3 years ago
User :   but i had the wats b4 tht
User :   i get post cum
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it normal
Doctor :   you can get an ELISA test done
Doctor :   to confirm if you wish
Doctor :   yes
User :   no i m happy
Doctor :   getting post cum is normal
User :   and sure
User :   its ok
Doctor :   ok
User :   bcos tht person i alive and standing
Doctor :   then there is nothing to worry
Doctor :   also check if your partner had any exposure
User :   but tht person might have ha intercourse with many
Doctor :   yes
User :   i broke up
Doctor :   so you can get confirmed yourself with an ELISA to
Doctor :   know for sure
User :   so not in contact
User :   how much is it
User :   and where can i
User :   should i?
Doctor :   you can get it done at THYROCARE labs
Doctor :   they are reliable and reporting is good
User :   but i didn have a proper intercourse tht time
Doctor :   that depends
User :   and i had those warts b4 tht
Doctor :   the warts may not be related to hiv
User :   and tht person is not a bitch
User :   so m sure if she has had sex with many
User :   it would b guys from decent background who got cheated
Doctor :   thats not relevant here]
User :   wht is relevant
Doctor :   what i am trying to tell you is to have the test if you are scared that you may have hiv
Doctor :   if you are sure then there is no need
User :   so i m asking
User :   if i was infect
User :   in 3 years wht would b the chnage
Doctor :   ELISA would be positive
Doctor :   no other symproms would appear
User :   no i asked
User :   by health is perfect
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   pls confirm your details
User :   xxxxx had dontd blood also
User :   if there was hiv
User :   the blood donation team would have informed me right
Doctor :   yes
User :   then i don have it
User :   :)
Doctor :   ok
User :   the blood donation was in my collg
User :   it was from lions club
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then they would have informed you
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   r they good enough to do all the test and infrom me
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   'if a doubt you can always check with them
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 0000 pls confirm your details
User :   how do i check with them
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can contact them
Doctor :   personally
Doctor :   or call them
User :   and say wht
User :   i bn already 1.5 years
Doctor :   did they give any id no.?
User :   they had taken our phone number and all
User :   no
Doctor :   then your data would be stored with them
User :   i knw tht
User :   but will they not themself infrom
Doctor :   just give them the date and request them to look up
User :   and how much would the test cos
Doctor :   they would themselves
Doctor :   Rs.xxxxx
User :   no very much
User :   but wht do u suggest
Doctor :   if you can find the lion's club records
Doctor :   its ok
User: personly with ur experience .
User :   or else
Doctor :   if you are still worried you can go for the ELISA
User :   in 3 years i would have got some symptom right?
Doctor :   its always good to keep a record
Doctor :   not necessarily
User :   no m asking u
User :   if i was infected
User :   in 3 years i would have faced some trouble in myhealth
Doctor :   no
User :   right?
User :   no!
Doctor :   as HIV has a long latent period
Doctor :   symptoms manifest only after 10-15 yrs
User :   10years is it
Doctor :   then its called AIDS
User :   ok
User :   ok
User :   give me the final
Doctor :   i suggest you either get the records or get yourself tested
User :   verdict
Doctor :   as a record
User :   ok
Doctor :   you may not have hiv
User :   thanx
User :   byee
Doctor :   there are minute chances
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
User :   :)

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