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Is there any phone number to call? my daughter most likely

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Hello is there any phone number to call?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: my daughter most likely has impetigo but l need dermatologist confirmation and prescription is this something you can help with?
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: not sure. If there's anything else l will let know over the phone
Submitted: 19 days ago.
Category: Dermatology
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
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Expert:  RickD810 replied 18 days ago.

Hello
My name is*****

I am pleased to meet you. Can you can let me know of your problem and I will see if I can assist.

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
My daughter has a wound on her face and it spreads
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Its been for 14days now and is not getting better but is getting worse
Expert:  RickD810 replied 18 days ago.

can you tell me her age and do you have any pics you can send?

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Almost 3
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
There it is
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
I put some antiseptic cream
Expert:  RickD810 replied 18 days ago.

This looks like impetigo. You will need to see your GP who can prescribe her some oral antibiotics which will help her

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
What about cream?
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
I wanted to ask about one cream which seems to be natural and would be no need to take oral antibiotics. Can l send you the photo?
Expert:  RickD810 replied 18 days ago.

yes

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
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Customer: replied 18 days ago.
I am not a dermatologist but when l Googled this cream has got all necessary ingredients that treats impetigo.
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
But before using this l wanted a professional opinion
Expert:  RickD810 replied 18 days ago.

Impetigo creams can be used and you can see how you get on with it but if it hasnt cleared or improved within 48 hours then you will need oral antibiotics from your GP

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Ok. Thank you
Expert:  RickD810 replied 18 days ago.

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Customer: replied 18 days ago.
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Expert:  RickD810 replied 18 days ago.

Thank you