Doctors Lounge - Dermatology Answers
"The information provided on www.doctorslounge.com is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician."
Forum Name: Dermatology Topics
|JohnSmith84ny - Sun Sep 14, 2008 1:44 am||
Within the past 2 weeks i noticed sometype of wierd rash around my chest area, it actualy looks like its been eating away at my skin, i would appreciate any help and advice
SPREADING DAILY (noticed infected are is getting larger and deeper)
ACTIONS: (2 WEEKS)
CVS-ANTIBIOTIC+PAIN RELIEF OINTMENT(DAILY)
A+D ORIGINAL OINTMENT(2-3 TIMES)
RUBBING ALCOHOL(ONCE OR TWICE)
GAUZE( IVE BEEN COVERING IT FOR THE PAST 4 DAYS)
|Debbie Miller, RN - Tue Oct 28, 2008 6:09 pm||
This should definitely be seen by a dermatologist who may need to culture to find out what is offending your skin this way.
There really is no other option.
|| Check a doctor's response to similar questions|
Are you a Doctor, Pharmacist, PA or a Nurse?
Join the Doctors Lounge online medical community
Editorial activities: Publish, peer review, edit online articles.
Ask a Doctor Teams: Respond to patient questions and discuss challenging presentations with other members.