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Recurring ring worm infection, home remedies - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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User :   are you a real person?
User :   or a computer?
Doctor :   we r live
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Doctor :   proceed wd u have a medical query
User :   well i have a question?
User :   i keep getting ringworm
User :   i take lots of showers and i am a clean person
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   since how long
Doctor :   have u taken nay medications
User :   i just got eid of a spot on my neck but as soon as it went away a couple days ago today i just found a new spot on my leg
Doctor :   r u diabetic?
User :   well i have gotten it for the first time in december
User :   no i am not
Doctor :   any medications?
User :   and i have been putting anti fungal cream on it but it is freakin me out that i keep getting it
Doctor :   there ca be many reasons for the recurrent ungal infections
User :   which are?
User :   and how do i get them to stop
Doctor :   u cant treat such infections
Doctor :   only by the cream
User :   ringworm?
User :   how can i treat it then
Doctor :   u req to undergo examination of the skin
Doctor :   to ascertain the real cause
Doctor :   the type of fungal infections
User :   ok so i have to see a doctor there are no other home remedies than the cream??
Doctor :   & after that proper medications can commence

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