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Schambergs disease. Opinion on the treatment modalities and prognosis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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Doctor:Good Evening
User:Hi Doc
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:Hello Dr.
User:I have schambergs disease
User:diagnosed 2 yrs ago
User:would like to have your opinion on the treatment modalities
User:and prognosis
User:Doc pls advice
Doctor:Your case requires undivided attention and I need a couple of minutes for quick reference and give you the answer
User:Ok doc im waiting
Doctor:Ok. Thanks
Doctor:The main line of treatment in this condition is symptomatic.
Doctor:There is no medical intervention which has been of proven benefit for its treatment.
Doctor:Still antihistamines, and topical corticosteroids can help.
User:would surgery help
Doctor:Surgery is not an option in this condition.
User:thanks doc
User:appreciate the time
Doctor:There is no proven records for that.
Doctor:Supplementation with
Doctor:Tab. Vitamin C (Celin) 500mg, twice daily has shown some benefits in many patients.
Doctor:Regarding the prognosis, in most cases, the condition resolves by itself.
Doctor:many may persist with time.
Doctor:Are you following me?
User:To thanks doc
User:Loging of
Doctor:thanks for consulting me
Doctor:Have a Nice Evening!!
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