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Fire Coral sting/rash.
I went scuba diving and was stung by fire corals. I have rash that won't go away and I need to keep itching this. What would be the right remedy for the same?
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Dr. Rashmi T V
General Physician 3 yrs exp Bangalore
Hi scuba diving  Rash in diving might be due to many causes like contact dermatitis , eczema , candidiasis, hookworm infestations ,miliaria – due to climate , eruptions due to aqutic inhabitat,  coral dermatitis – which needs to be evaluated by the dermatologist at the earliest to avoid complications … allergic condition would be fine with a course of steroids and anti fungals ( local application ) for fungal infection  under supervision
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