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Dr. Chip, General pratice
Category: Dermatology
Satisfied Customers: 68065
Experience:  Years of outpatient experience treating dermatological problems
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Would like to ask a dermatologist a question, no medications

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JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: no medications no doctor
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: no

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
What's your question please?

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
My son has a rash around his mouth and was hoping for an opinion
Customer: replied 5 days ago.
If I send a picture

Let me see your picture

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
I thought maybe it’s possible ringworm ?

Not ringworm but it is fungal

You can clear that with over the counter canesten cream applied twice a day for a week

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
Ok thank you, ***** ***** he have contracted that and in that place around his mouth, he’s never had a fugal infection before

It just can happen--like athlete's foot

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
Ok thank you i was worried maybe his immune system was low or too much sugar over Christmas !

Neither of those

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
Ok thank you for your help

My pleasure

I'm here if you ever need me again

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
Thanks so much

You're welcome

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