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Scalp psoriasis and its treatment. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
User :   Hello
Doctor :   Are you back ?
User :   Yes
User :   asked u Is that a right Lotion
Doctor :   Ok.\
User :   u didn't reply me
Doctor :   Is that a steroid lotion?
User :   STERNON
Doctor :   If you can give its composition it would be helpful.
User :   and Saltopic Ointment
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   on body was applying
User :   how about this
Doctor :   Saltopic is a steroid
Doctor :   that is used in PSORIASIS
Doctor :   I am not aware of Sternon
User :   Betamethasone Dipropionate & Salicylic Acid Ointment
Doctor :   If you can give me is composition
Doctor :   then I could tell you
Doctor :   STERNON 's composition?
User :   Betamethasone Dipropionate & Salicylic Acid Ointment
User :   same
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Then it is the right ointment.
Doctor :   As steroids are used in psoriasis
Doctor :   you can also use a moisturizer ointment.
User :   But still
Doctor :   To reduce the flaking.
User :   its not complete cureness
Doctor :   No.
Doctor :   Psoriasis cures very gradulally
Doctor :   It can be very trying for the patient
Doctor :   But there is no other go.
Doctor :   You can try PUVA therapy
User :   how abt SCALP
Doctor :   It has been found beneficial in some
User :   PUVA
Doctor :   Yes.
Doctor :   You can discuss this option with your dermatologist
User :   Let me ask you ..what shuld I do with my SCALP
Doctor :   You have to shampoo your scalp regularly.
User :   which one
User :   I use Clinic all clear
User :   but its not Dandruff
Doctor :   Better to use a herbal shampoo
User :   but look like almost Dandruff
Doctor :   as it is milder.
User :   How about this Patches even after cureness they are brown in color thought am very FAIR
Doctor :   As with them you can wash your hair everyday due to their milder effects
User :   let me know how to over come
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   Please advice me
Doctor :   The scars will reduce gradually.
Doctor :   You can use a moisturizer
Doctor :   on them
Doctor :   that reduces to an extent
Doctor :   If they are very stuborn then Laser therapy may have to be undertaken
Doctor :   Are you there?
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 everyday.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   again
User :   I told abt my concerns
User :   Doctor
User :   r u dre ?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   May I ask ur name Please
User :   r u a Dermatalogist
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner
User :   wat u r practicing
User :   I mean Specialist In ?
Doctor :   Betamethasone Dipropionate & Salicylic Acid Ointment are we talking of the same is it
User :   we were
Doctor :   ok would you like to know any thing regarding the same
User :   I told you wat to do with SCALP
User :   Should I Apply the same Strenon Lotion on my Scalp
Doctor :   Ok Scalp Psoriasis
User :   yes
Doctor :   it will need lot of other medications along with it to over come since among the Psoriasis the salp is the toughest to treat
User :   hw wat shuld I then
Doctor :   the scales of psoriasis are thicker and somewhat drier in appearance
User :   yes
Doctor :   shampoos, such as those containing ketoconazole, tar, pyrithione zinc, selenium sulfide or salicylic acid
Doctor :   are the once that you need to use to over come the basic scales
User :   what exactly is this deseas all about
Doctor :   It might also need to be associated along with the Photo therapy to over come the scaling
Doctor :   that disease is just the over production of the Dead cells that are being
User :   I c
User :   Dead Cell of what ?
Doctor :   normally produced and the not so quick clearance of them too
Doctor :   Skin usually sheds the dead cells from the top most layers and then
Doctor :   that is normal and there is a pattern and order to it
User :   but in my family no has such kind of desease
Doctor :   but in your case teh duration to produce the scales or teh dead cells are more and hence there will nto be any order in
User :   nor even skin problem
User :   I workout
User :   have good phyche
User :   early stage of this was not that started from Scalp
Doctor :   there are no definitive causative factors for teh same and hence the treatment is also not cleare
User :   then slowly on some body parts
Doctor :   ok
User :   But Dr.ASSURED about the 100% cureness
User :   for this deases
Doctor :   since that is different school of medicine i do not have any idea about that
User :   You people don't deal with HOMEOPATHY
Doctor :   No
User :   Dr its dre in search u deal with
Doctor :   it is only Allopathy school of medicine
User :   Thanks for sharing your thoughts
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User :   Got a goood DONE for you
Doctor :   You are Welcome bye for now
User :   You people talk about Experts are sitting but you are practicing
Doctor :   did not get you
User :   You won't either
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   Thanks for your time
User :   Have a GOOD NIGHT Practicing Dr.
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