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I have touched a plant on the field yesterday and got big

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I have touched a plant on the field yesterday and got big bulb on my hand now it spread and it looks like it is blue under my skin
JA: How long have you been dealing with the skin issue? Have you noticed any major changes in your overall skin or nails recently?
Customer: Since yesterday around 12.30
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 I guess
Submitted: 19 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
That was yesterday
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Today
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

Hi there,
I am an experienced Medical Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.
Looks like inflammation from plant extract.

Any itching?

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
It is sore hurts when touched
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
It was itchy yesterday
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

Ok this is just contact dermatitis.

You can apply Hydrocortisone ointment 3 times daily for a week.

Ice pack also good to reduce swelling.

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
I just want to make sure that it is nothing really bad as I can’t make any appointment
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

Nothing really bad.

should resolve in a week

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
I’d it ok that it is getting bigger - the blue area
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

Yes that is ok --will go down with ice

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Thank you very much / is there anything that should worries me
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

If the area becomes very painful and hot then bacterial infection should be suspected and treated.

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Should I give this hand a rest or just as normal
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

Just avoid hitting against any hard surface.

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

welcome

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
What about the sun should I avoid it
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

Yes better

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Thank you very much I will relax now
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

welcome

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Take care - regards Kat
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 19 days ago.

you too!