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Having problems under his stomach, please help

My sixteen year old brother is having problems under his stomach. He is breaking out badly. There is a black and brown color under his stomach, and also purple spots coming up and when they do at times they go so far is causing open sores under his stomach. He is male, 16 years old, and he did have some cream that doctor gave him, but that did not work.
Asked On : Fri, 18 Feb 2011
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Hi. I request you to mail his pictures to me to have a better understanding of the location and morphology of lesions. You can mail his pictures on
Answered: Fri, 18 Feb 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Ashutosh Thigale's  Response
This is calle daamaj disorder.IS well related with blood +mamsa+med dhatu,according to ayurveda.Take deccoction of punarnava+mamjistha+yashti+tulsi+vidanga tds along with panchatikta ghritam 1 spoon.
Answered: Wed, 2 Mar 2011
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Dermatologist Dr. Gaurang Krishna's  Response

I saw the picture. Your brother is also having a lot of striae. Is he on steroids? My diagnosis for your brother's condition is Hidradenitis Suppurativa. But I it should be proven with a skin biopsy. The treatment is long and multimodal. See a good dermatologist near you. At present, start tab cefadroxil 500mg twice daily.
Answered: Fri, 18 Feb 2011
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