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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I think i may have scabies ive been itxhy for a long time
Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   are there skin lesions associated?
User :   lesions?
Doctor :   is there any rash or redness, urticaria associated?
Doctor :   since when is the itching present?
User :   yes i have redness and scabs all over my thighs stomach arms back and vaginal areas
User :   ive been itchy for about 2 months now i went to the doctor but this was not as bad as it is now
Doctor :   are you on any medications?
User :   no
Doctor :   have you had these examined?
User :   not the scabs they appeared a week ago but i made no connection until somebody told me i may have scabies
Doctor :   i recommend an examination along with skin lesion test to see which organism if any is responsible for it, and treat it appropriately.
User :   ok. Thanks for ur time
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