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I have a "milky" discharge around the anus with accompanying

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Hi. This is Phil. I have a "milky" discharge around the anus with accompanying rash
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I have a light issue with eczema on my lower calf and I thought the symtoms looked and behaved identical until this discharge which when dried becomes yellowish
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Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 10 months ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

The onset of discharge can be due to the bacterial infection.

Eczema increases risk of infection.

Hence you will likely need a prescription antibiotic course.

Please see your doctor for a clinical evaluation.
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