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Swelling and itching of moles on the legs. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help yu
Doctor :   are you tyhere
User :   in both my foot small chicken pox kind of moles. last one year. itches sometimes. what is this?
Doctor :   What is the color and the size and how many in number?
User :   brown. very small. sometimes it swells. right leg 9 left 11
User :   when it swets, it swells and when it swells it itches
Doctor :   Do you wear socks and shoes every day
User :   no. occassionally. Can it be allergy to rubber. I got a chappal from Leprosy unit. some kind of soft rubber. I fear I developed this after wearing that soft black rubber foot wear.
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   Why did you get that
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/No
User :   My colleagues wear that. it is cool. soft. !!!
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the details
User :   36 M. Self employed. Married. One child 5yrs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   DO one thing dont wear the chappals for sometime say one month
Doctor :   and see if there is any change
Doctor :   Or it could be a fungal infection
Doctor :   which can be due to moisture reatainment
Doctor :   Apply the itchguard after through drying of the foot
Doctor :   twice daily
User :   ok. i will not wear that particular chappal and see. and I will apply itchguard. any suggestion for itchgauard?
Doctor :   Dont allow moisture to retain keep cleaning the feet with dry cloth
Doctor :   Please fill this feed back form that i send, and do inform me when done.
User :   done
Doctor :   Wear only cotton socks and change them every alternate dauy
Doctor :   Ok anything else
User :   can i also ask dental questions?
Doctor :   We have a long queue of patients waiting for the medical advise please log in a little later for other queries.
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