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Suggest treatment for fungal infection on upper thigh and lower abdomen

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Dr. Rahul Kumar

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Posted on Sat, 7 Nov 2015 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: What is the remedy to Heel the infected part of upper thigh and lower tummy as it is increasing day by day? what all should i do to decrease the infection and is there any particular diet that i have to undergo?
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 16 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Photograph required

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the query.
It can be a fungal infection.
Can you please upload a photograph of the involved area.
This will help me in giving a closer diagnosis.
There is an option to upload photograph on right side of query page.
Please utilise that.
Waiting for your response.
Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj
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Follow up: Dr. Rahul Kumar 18 hours later
Find the attached photo's of Infection that affected.

Please help me with Healing with it.

Thanks,
XXXX
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 5 hours later
Brief Answer:
Fungal infection

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the photograph.
It is looking like fungal infection.
I treat such cases with a topical antifungal cream like clotrimazole.
It gives good response within two weeks.
You can try this in consultation with your doctor.
You must maintain good personal hygiene.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj
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Follow up: Dr. Rahul Kumar 19 minutes later
Hi XXXXXXX

Thanks for the quick Response.

Can you please explain me the reason for affecting the fungal, how i might get it on my body parts? And is there any types of food that i must avoid.

As i'm in Netherland as per now, does weather may effect the body?(4-5 degree temp)

I'll try this cream and will keep you updating.

Thanks,
XXXX
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 4 hours later
Brief Answer:
Nothing to worry

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for the follow up.
It's an infection which you might have acquired from hotels, public toilets or any such public place.
It's a common infection.
There is nothing to worry.
Just follow the advice you should get response.
You don't need to avoid any type of food.
In cold personal hygiene is usually compromised which can lead to development of infection.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Neel Kudchadkar
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Follow up: Dr. Rahul Kumar 16 hours later
Hi

i can find for some extension marks on body, is it due to the same.

As you told about clotrimazole i asked asked for medical about it, he gave me some cream name Fungdid- B cream, does it suitable for this, as i want to sure before using it. will be arriving till Monday.

Thanks,
XXXX
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 7 hours later
Brief Answer:
Use aloe Vera

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the follow up.
Stretch marks are not due to fungal infection.
These appear on their own.
There is no definitive cause known for these.
These can be controlled with the use of aloe Vera gel.
You can use fungdid B.
It is same as clotrimazole.
Start using it.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Neel Kudchadkar
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Follow up: Dr. Rahul Kumar 13 hours later
Thanks
XXXX
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 6 hours later
Brief Answer:
Welcome

Detailed Answer:
You are welcome
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