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Treatment for piles in children, Heavy bleeding during menstruation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   my daughter has a boil on the inside of her butt check and i think it has a fever how do i treat it does she need fever medicine
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User :   ok
User :   Since when do you have the current problem?
User :   'she
User :   i just seen it today and it has puss coming out and it is hard and has a fever
User :   Does she have any associated problems along with it?
User :   no
User :   Is it the only place she has it?
User :   yes
User :   One boil or multiple?
User :   1
User :   OK
User :   It could probably a be skin infection
User :   Probably strep or staph bacteria
User :   so she needs what
User :   Age or the child
User :   'of
User :   19months
User :   Is this the first time?
User :   yes
User :   Ok
User :   Did you record the temp?
User :   no she didnt have one the boil was hot
User :   Ok
User :   I think this will go by itself
User :   You can give a Tylenol Kid
User :   50 mg
User :   You can put Neosporin Ointment over the area
User :   and keep the area clean and dry
User :   have you followed what i have said?
User :   If not healing in three days
User :   you better need a doctor consult for oral antibiotic
User :   oka thank you so much
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   and i have another questions about me it like a woman problem
Doctor :   ok. please proceed with your query
Doctor :   are you there? please proceed with your next query
User :   I just had a period after almost 8 months or more and it was really heavy it was so heavy if i got up to walk around it would just run out and in the my urin stream there was alot of big blood clots before then i have took preganacy test they turn out not pregnant so i dont know what going on i made an appointment with my obgyn but is a while from now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have checked your blood work up? what does it say?
Doctor :   is the bleeding still present?
User :   i recently was in the hospital for a stomach flu and i got some done then they said everything was normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was the last menstrual period normal that you had 8 months back?
Doctor :   what was the reason for not having periods for 8 months? were you on depo shots?
User :   it was very short and painful and i have never had any pian before that during my menstrual and no the bleeding stopped yesterday no i havent taking any kind of pregnancy prevention
User :   actually me and my husband have been trying to get pregnant
Doctor :   the pain or dysmenorrhea that you experienced could be attributed to hormonal changes.
Doctor :   if the pain is very severe than a pelvic scan would be recommended to rule out any abnormality
Doctor :   do you have pain in bowel and urine movements during the period time?
User :   no
Doctor :   also get these tests done: FSH, LH, Prolactin, TSH levels
Doctor :   to see if any hormonal changes are responsible for such bleeding
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