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Vaginal bacterial infection and missed periods. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i wanted to know about a big pimple like thing that comes up near my private region
User :   i consulted a doctor c gv me some antibiotics n a cream but it recurs
Doctor :   ok
User :   it stays for few days and then vanishes
User :   what can be the probable cause of this
User :   is it harmful in anyays
User :   the doctors say its because we use toilets outside
Doctor :   Where is the pimple
User :   but i want a permanent soln
User :   its near teh urethra
Doctor :   Does this pain
Doctor :   while you urintat
User :   no
Doctor :   Does it has pus?
Doctor :   Does it bleed
User :   but its near the seat area
User :   so it pains while i sit
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   no
User :   pus either
User :   just a small bulging which pains stay for few days
Doctor :   Are yo umarried?
User :   n thn vanishes
User :   yes
User :   May i Know ur name Doctor
Doctor :   I am Dr
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have itching
User :   no
User :   which hospital
Doctor :   I am not in hospital
Doctor :   Please restrict to the medical queries
Doctor :   as many patients are in queue
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do keep your private area clean
Doctor :   and tidy
Doctor :   i mean shave it regularly
Doctor :   It seems you have got folliculitis
Doctor :   infection of hair follicle by a bacteria
Doctor :   so dont worry
Doctor :   You can shave area and put a band at it while you go to office
User :   its not harmful r8
Doctor :   and remove
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   its infective if you dont keep the area tidy
User :   remove?
Doctor :   It can pass on the other hair follicles
Doctor :   remove the band aid at night
Doctor :   if you are participating in sexual intercourse
Doctor :   ok
User :   band aid?
Doctor :   The band aid plast which you can get in shops
as we have lon gqueue of patients
please get back for other queries
User :   i should use only during the infection r8
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
User :   there is no permanent soln
Doctor :   It is rightly said by your doctor
Doctor :   that using public toilets can cause these
User :   but at office u can avoid this r8
Doctor :   you can put a pan cloth while you it
Doctor :   sit
User :   i also use teh candid-V cream regularly;
Doctor :   Dont use it regularly
User :   ok
Doctor :   you wont need it
Doctor :   If you keep the area clean
User :   ok thx doc
User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
User :   one more question
Doctor :   Please carry on
User :   actually i think i hv misd my cycle ths month---usually its d 19th of every month
User :   but last month it was 14th
Doctor :   How are your periods regular?
User :   yeah regular
User :   how long shud i wait
User :   shud i go to a doc now
User :   i hv stomach aches but no signs of it
User :   stomach aches sometimes
Doctor :   you can wait for two more days and see a doctor then
User :   what can b the cause
Doctor :   Are you having sexual intercusrse with your husband
User :   yeah
User :   sometimes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   You can wait for two days and get a preg test done at home
User :   anyother cause apart from this
User :   how do i do tht
Doctor :   You can read on the instructions
Doctor :   they are pretty clear
User :   whr do i get it frm
Doctor :   any pharmacy store
Doctor :   yo ucan ask for pregnancy kit
User :   wht are thy calld
User :   ok
Doctor :   there seems no other cause in your case
User :   any other cause apart from ths
User :   incase i dont hv ti thn
User :   i mean its -ve thn
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then see a doctor
Doctor :   you have to get the check up done
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok thx
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