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Weight loss, itching, sweating, boils on face, gluteal abscess, reactive hyperplasia. Treatment?

Hi, My husband is having Weight loss, itching and sweating for past 2-3 months. He developed boils in his face , after that in right gluteal abcess and then now in eyes. His results were normal for HIV, Hepatitis-B , Typhoid etc., Initially he was adviced for chloro quinone . His lymph node biopsy gave normal results - Reactive hyperplasia and no acid past bacilli . Any inputs from you what problem it might be ?
Asked On : Sat, 13 Oct 2012
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Hi. Please get himself evaluated for his blood glucose profile. Diabetes may manifest itself in a very similar fashion and needs to be a top differential diagnosis. Please check his fasting blood glucose, post prandial blood glucose and HbA1c, which should give a diagnosis. The other thing maybe that he has a nasal carriage of a bacteria named staphylococcus aureus, which may be needed to be eradicated. Hope I answered your query. Thank you.
Answered: Wed, 18 Sep 2013
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