Medical

Have Medical Questions? Ask a Doctor Online!

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Medical

I have a burning sensation in the anus area and my fingers…

Customer Question
I have a burning...

I have a burning sensation in the anus area and my fingers tingle and metallic taste in my mouth, I was on antibiotics for 2 months for proctatis and that was well over a month ago. I had a full blood work done and results were good. fatigued and frustrated and not improving

Doctor's Assistant: Have you noticed any recent swelling? Do you have any tooth pain?

No

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Medical
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Medical Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
10/14/2017
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 4 months ago
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 58,043
Experience: Medical Doctor Trained at a Top Academic Institution
Verified

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 4 months ago

It sounds like a fungal infection

has this been tested?

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
no
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 4 months ago

I would try an antifungal cream to the affected area.

It might be a systemic infection though in which oral fluconazole is needed.

is this helpful?

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
how is that done
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 4 months ago

They can do a fungal swab of the rectal area

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
are th?e anti fungal cream and oral fluconazole over the counter meds ? what about my other symtoms ?
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 4 months ago

anti fungal cream is. Yes

the other symptoms could be a system wide infection

Thanks for this question.

I strive for 5 star service for all customers.

If you have more questions, just reply. :)

Ask Your Own Medical Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Dr. Phil, MD Your Own Question
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 58,043
58,043 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Medical Doctor Trained at a Top Academic Institution

Dr. Phil, MD is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor

2,592 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Board Certified Physician

76 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Board Certified Physician

51,780 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

Dr Basu

Dr Basu

Experienced Specialist

20,746 satisfied customers

MD

Dr. David

Dr. David

Board Certified Physician

224 satisfied customers

Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications

Dr. D. Love

Dr. D. Love

Doctor

17,463 satisfied customers

Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Doctor

14,592 satisfied customers

20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.

< Previous | Next >

Related Medical Questions
I am a brain cancer surviver and have an immune system that
I am a brain cancer surviver and have an immune system that is compromised, is there any issue with me getting a TB shot? … read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Senior Registrar Critical Care Medicine
Doctoral Degree
7,555 satisfied customers
How does medical marijuana stay in the system, specifically
How long does medical marijuana stay in the system, specifically a urine test that will be taken on Wednesday, 30 January … read more
Dr Josh
Dr Josh
Doctor
B.A.M.S.
6,679 satisfied customers
My Daughter has a weak immune system and allergic to most
My Daughter has a weak immune system and allergic to most foods,her reaction tingling mouth swollen tongue and trouble breathing,is there medication to help? … read more
Dr Stan
Dr Stan
DO
2,723 satisfied customers
Battling systemic allergy to insulin for 2 months straight.
Battling systemic allergy to insulin for 2 months straight. I'm about to pass out. Completely exhausted battling 24/7 no help. Drs scared 911 doesn't know what to do. Hospital full of idiots. Rancho S… read more
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD
Medical Doctor
58,043 satisfied customers
How long does it take for the Nicotine Transdermal System
How long does it take for the Nicotine Transdermal System Pacth to start working after first applying to my body? … read more
Dr.Saleem
Dr.Saleem
Consultant Cardiologist
Doctoral Degree
773 satisfied customers
I having a problem in my digestive system there seems to be
I having a problem in my digestive system there seems to be a blockage and I cannot get food or water down … read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Senior Registrar Critical Care Medicine
Doctoral Degree
7,555 satisfied customers
I having a problem in my digestive system there seems to be
I having a problem in my digestive system there seems to be a blockage and I cannot get food or water down … read more
Dr. Ravoof
Dr. Ravoof
Doctoral Degree
1,954 satisfied customers
I am considering getting a hair system which is kept in
i am considering getting a hair system which is kept in place my a medical grade adhesive. I am concerned that it may be unhealthy to have that applied to my scalp on a consistent basis. Any insight i… read more
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Dr. Muneeb Ali
Senior Registrar Critical Care Medicine
Doctoral Degree
7,555 satisfied customers
What is a sensitive nervous system, how do you know if you
What is a sensitive nervous system, how do you know if you have it, and what do you do about it?… read more
Neuro Doctor
Neuro Doctor
Full Time Neurologist
Neurologist MD (USA Board Certified
2,534 satisfied customers
I took a fluconazole a few hours ago then i just took 0.25
i took a fluconazole a few hours ago then i just took 0.25 mg. alprazolam and 50 mg. diphenhydramine. then noticed there is a severe reaction. should i be worried? … read more
Dr. Amir
Dr. Amir
Post-Doctoral Degree
2 satisfied customers
A possible anti immune system is attacking my whole body. My
a possible anti immune system is attacking my whole body … read more
Dr. Amir
Dr. Amir
Post-Doctoral Degree
2 satisfied customers
Re heart muscle weakness, are there any systems, what
Re heart muscle weakness, are there any systems, what measurement triggers indicate surgery, and what surgery procedures are available. Thanks. … read more
Dr.Saleem
Dr.Saleem
Consultant Cardiologist
Doctoral Degree
773 satisfied customers
What cause dizziness no other systems. No have not seen a
what cause dizziness no other systems JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking? Customer: no have not seen a doctor JA: Anything else in your medical history you thin… read more
Dr Basu
Dr Basu
Experienced Specialist
Doctoral Degree
20,746 satisfied customers
How accurate are ER urine tests for drugs in system.
How accurate are ER urine tests for drugs in system. Daughter went in to ER for severe panic attack and urine test showed she didn't show morphine ER and valium in her system, but she takes these for … read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
Doctor
1,074 satisfied customers
I have been on Fluconazole 150 mg for 6 days for fungal
I have been on Fluconazole 150 mg for 6 days for fungal prostatitis. Relief is sporadic. Kicks in every other day for some reason. Should I increase to 200 mg or stay on 150 mg until my 2 week supply … read more
Dr. Ravoof
Dr. Ravoof
Doctoral Degree
1,954 satisfied customers
I have a question about Fluconazole 100mg. I started taking
I have a question about Fluconazole 100mg. I started taking it tonight for the first time for fungal infection in mouth and throat. I am having frequent urination and the urge to urinate since taking … read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Consultant Surgeon and Sports Medicine
Post-Doctoral Degree
33,149 satisfied customers
Can you use ketoconazole cream while on oral fluconazole 150
Can you use ketoconazole cream while on oral fluconazole 150 mg and have no serious interactions?… read more
Dr. Ravoof
Dr. Ravoof
Doctoral Degree
1,954 satisfied customers
My Doctor gave me Fluconazole for my yeast infection, 6/8.
My Doctor gave me Fluconazole for my yeast infection, 6/8. have taken 2 pills, will take last one 6/13. The pills are not working. What should I do. … read more
Dr Basu
Dr Basu
Experienced Specialist
Doctoral Degree
20,746 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x