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Remedy for whiteheads on the face - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   go ahead with medical query please
User :   good evening sir
Doctor :   good evening xxxx
User :   sir i hav whiteheads on my face
Doctor :   since when
User :   from 6 months
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   24
User :   xxxx
User :   female
User :   unmarried
Doctor :   ok
User :   no
User :   xxxx
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you using any medicine for the same?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have dandruff problem?
User :   s
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   that might be the cause of acne as well
Doctor :   any other medical problems u have other than these
User :   sir i dont know how to explain,
Doctor :   i didnt get you
Doctor :   feel free to talk to doctor
Doctor :   we are here to help you
Doctor :   overcome your problem
User :   i got some problem in my foot,if i walk i wil get pain
Doctor :  
ok since when
Doctor :   do u get heel pain
User :   sir from 7 months
Doctor :   ok
User :   some thing lik thorn
Doctor :   corn isit
User :   s
Doctor :   ok
User :   wat should i do
Doctor :   first for acne
Doctor :   the white heads
User :   ok
Doctor :   u can apply Benzoyl peroxide 2.5% once daily at night time for one month
Doctor :   if the problem persists can u see dermatalogist
User :   sir i hav dry skin so not a problem
Doctor :   for dandruff u can use SELSUN 2.5% shampoo
User :   ?
Doctor :   u can use good moisturising soap like DOVE
User :   ok
Doctor :   this is cause dry skin i mean benzoyl peroxide so u can use this soap
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   for corn
User :   any side effects
Doctor :   no side effects
User :   ok
Doctor :   if u have irritation u can stop using it
Doctor :   and consult dermatalogist
Doctor :   for corns
User :   for corn ?
Doctor :   you should avoid wearing tight fitting shoes as this will allow your feet to breath as well as reducing the pressure on your foot; pressure that can over time cause a foot corn to develop.
Doctor :   foot problem i mean
Doctor :   u have corn as u told for that
User :   i wil not wear any tight shoes than
Doctor :   Soaking your foot corn with warm water and Epsom salt for at least five minutes, three times a day will help to soften the corn.
Doctor :   i suggest u to consult surgeon if for corn removal if itis very painful
Doctor :   any doubts?
User :   sir that corn is due to any fungal infections
Doctor :   u can apply that selsun shampoo for dandruff twice weekly for one month
Doctor :   A foot corn is an area of thickened skin that occurs in areas of pressure
User :   or i hav any ring worms in my leg
Doctor :   nope
Doctor :   it is due to thickened skin
Doctor :   dont worry about worms
User :   it wil pain tooo much
Doctor :   u need to see a surgeon he will prescribe medicines or removal it surgically
Doctor :   dont be afraid
Doctor :   many people do have this problem
User :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
User :   wat wil be the cost for surgery
Doctor :   its a minor surgical procedure
Doctor :   it can be done in OPD, cost depends
Doctor :   it wont cost that much
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
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Doctor :   have XXXXXXXX day
User :   ok sir thanks a lot sir
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
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