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Skin problem on fingers, rough and dry skin. Cure? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 26-Mar-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2009
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User:I have some skin problems on my fingures
User:Some cut marks get develop frequently on hand figures only . Skin becoming rough and dried . For last one month
Doctor:I am sorry on this
Doctor:I will help you in this
Doctor:one simple solution is to use liquid paraffin on your fingers and hands, at home when you are free in the evenings
User:its not just dry skin issue
Doctor:This will help to get rid of the dryness and roughness also, you will not develop the cut marks
User:paraffin liquid is come chemical
User:or medicine name
Doctor:Since it has been there for a month now, it should go away soon
Doctor:It is a sticky solution
Doctor:it is available over the counter in the pharmacy
User:so this is availble in medical shops if ask by this name
Doctor:You do not need a doctor' s prescription for this
Doctor:Yes,it is avaialbel
User:let me try this
Doctor:Do you ride bike?
User:if not cured, how will i trace u
User:most of the time by car
Doctor:use a hand gloves too
Doctor:it will keep your hands protected
User:but this problem started only last month
Doctor:You can always ask for Dr.XXXXXXX in the beginning of the chat
User:i never had such problems
Doctor:And I should be able to chat with you
Doctor:one more thing
Doctor:Is it possible to send pictures of the same?
Doctor:I can suggest you better then
User:how will i attach pictures in this
Doctor:You can mail me
User:yes sure
User:could u pls share ur mailid
Doctor:At YYYY@YYYY with subject as ATTENTION TO Dr. XXXXXXX
Doctor:Please send me the pictures
Doctor:I will wait for them
User:i will do it in the evening
User:current i am in office
Doctor:Apply liquid paraffin as and when your hands are free
Doctor:I will wait, no problem
User:thanks a lot
Doctor:take your time
Doctor:You should be fine soon
Doctor:May I know your age?
Doctor:Thank you
Doctor:Is there any other pre-existing medical illness?
User:oki will mail u the status soon
User:no other such issues
Doctor:That is good
Doctor:Please mail me and we can chat again tomorrow
Doctor:Is that fine with you?
User:ya sure
User:thanks a lot
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