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Posted on Fri, 14 Jul 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: hello i have this pimple that is coming and going i took medication aldara 5 % cream 1 time for 5 days a week since 4 weeks its very red and not going .

what can it be
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Photograph required

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the query.
Aldara is used to treat warts.
I would like to see a photograph of the involved area.
This will help me in giving a closer diagnosis and better way of management.
There is an option to upload photograph on right side of query page.
Please utilize it.
Waiting for your response.
Thank you.
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Follow up: Dr. Rahul Kumar 11 minutes later
here is the pic
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 11 hours later
Brief Answer:
Use mupirocin

Detailed Answer:
Hello , I have gone through the photograph,
It is looking like an ulcer now.
Apply an antibacterial cream like mupirocin twice daily for two weeks.
This should help you.
Please send me a photograph after two weeks.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Remy Koshy
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