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Soreness in the anus with pus stains - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can ihelp you
Doctor :   age gender
User :   19 male
Doctor :   tel me your concern
User :   basically, i'm slightly zealous when i wipe my anus after the loo
User :   and i've just made that region sore
Doctor :   ok
User :   and now it's leaving pus stains on my boxers
Doctor :   so dopes it pain
User :   yeah it's quite sore
Doctor :   ok any blood stain
Doctor :   you have any swelling
User :   no, like a tiny, tiny bit on the tissue if i rub it too hard
User :   there's no swelling or anything, no hemorrhoid
User :   it's just a case of sore tissue
Doctor :   ok, is pus smells foul
User :   and my difficulty is trying to get it to heal
User :   yes it smells bad
Doctor :   see that is difficult to heal
User :   yeah cos obviously i have to wipe whenever i revisit the loo
Doctor :   since how many days you have that
User :   couple of months
User :   been a bit worse the last few days tho
Doctor :   ok you have consult a doc
Doctor :   so you have keep it dry
User :   but surely this can be treated at home?
Doctor :   you go to take antibiotic
User :   no, it's not an infection, i don't need an antibiotic
Doctor :   put some antiseptic cream

Doctor :   pus indicates its a infection
Doctor :   so consult a doc
Doctor :   get evaluated fast
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