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Tips to avoid white spots on the genitals - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Good evening
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
User :   i hope you would not mind first telling me about your area of specialization
Doctor :   How can I help you?
Doctor :   I am a general practitioner
User :   ok. thx
Doctor :   I can guide you anyways
User :   actually i recently spotted some white marks near my genital
Doctor :   ok
User :   and i just wanted to know the possible reasons for it
Doctor :   Could you please explain about it
Doctor :   like how did it start?
Doctor :   when did it start?
User :   i dont have much idea
Doctor :   But when did you notice first
User :   probably its due to lack of hygeinic measures
User :   its around 15-20 days
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How many spots did you notice?
User :   i was not taking bath regularly due to lackc of time
Doctor :   Exact place on genitals
User :   :)
Doctor :   ok
User :   its near the root
Doctor :   Have you got itching ?
User :   a bit of
Doctor :   around it
Doctor :   redness
User :   nope
Doctor :   Do you have same spots in your groin
User :   yes
Doctor :   or inner side of thighs
User :   !
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What is your occupation
User :   i am a student
Doctor :   Are you single/married
User :   single
Doctor :   age?
User :   21
User :   ???
Doctor :   Do you notice any itching or cracks btween the fingers
User :   not at all
Doctor :   hand fingers
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any sexual exposure??
User :   no
Doctor :   any fever?
Doctor :   burning during urination
User :   fever? some sort of cold etc.
Doctor :   ??
User :   no
Doctor :   pus in the urine??
User :   no
Doctor :   how frequent you take your bath
User :   once in 3-4 days
Doctor :   ok
User :   :)
Doctor :   What kinda undergarments you wear
Doctor :   cotton/polyster
Doctor :   full/half
User :   well its a lux
Doctor :   what is lux
Doctor :   is it the name of the brand?
User :   lux undergarment....cotton i guess
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes
Doctor :   DO you change the undergarment daily
User :   no :|
Doctor :   ok
User :   but i do it more regularly than taking bath
Doctor :   I feel that it is becouse of your irregular habit
Doctor :   of not taking bath
User :   ohk
Doctor :   You know what is proper way
User :   ???
Doctor :   I mean personal hygiene
Doctor :   is what is very important for young and dynamic guys like you
User :   yeah
Doctor :   It makes you feel more confident and more approachable
User :   :)
Doctor :   I would strongly suggest you to improve your hygienic measures
User :   i got your point, doctor
User :   i WILL
Doctor :   Take bath regularly and please change your undergarments
User :   anything else you would suggest to get rid of these spots
User :   sure
Doctor :   I would suggest you not to wear an undergarment
Doctor :   during night
Doctor :   Please keep the area clean and dry
Doctor :   Use mild soap and pat with clean towel
User :   you mean the groin?
Doctor :   Dont apply any lotions
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   and the scrotal area
Doctor :   Clean the genitals after use
User :   ok
Doctor :   i think your problem will be solved with these general measures
User :   ok
Doctor :   But see the doctor or contact us immediatley if yu are not relieved
Doctor :   in a week
User :   thank you very much doctor
Doctor :   Is there
User :   sure
Doctor :   anything that i can help you
Doctor :   nice day
User : already have helped me
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