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I have a rash at the top of my bum, I have had this before

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I have a rash at the top of my bum, I have had this before a few times and have different creams which have always cured the sore. I have "Fucidin cream fusidic acid" and canesten cream Clotrimazole, I also have an image to email you!!
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.
can you attach the link here or upload to photobucket and provide the link
I can't give a private email
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

please give me a minuite

okay.
standing by
Dr. Phil, MD and 2 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

did you receive image

This looks like an infection Robert
A bacterial infection and an abscess
you need this looked at ASAP
It for sure needs antibiotics and might need to be drained
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

ok thanks, ***** ***** to wait 2 weeks to get a doctors appointment though

I wouldn't wait that long
go to emergency
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

thx for your help

welcome :)