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Which doctors are experts on body odor problems?

Which doctors are experts on body odor problems?

See below: Dermatologists deal with the skin & its structures. Body odor comes from bacterial action on sweat—primarily apocrine sweat released at times of stress. Fp/therapist can help you better deal with stress. ...Read more

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Body Odor (Definition)

What is the definition or description of: Body odor? ANS: hard go describe but you know it ...Read more


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Which type of doctor specializes in body odor problems?

Which type of doctor specializes in body odor problems?

Dermatologists: See a dermatologist if you are having these types of problems. You may have a bacterial infection that can be treated with topical antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have a unexplained bad body odor that will not leave. My doctor says its in my head. Can i be imagining the disgusting reactions to the smell to?

I have a unexplained bad body odor that will not leave. My doctor says its in my head. Can i be imagining the disgusting reactions to the smell to?

Yes: It is possible to misread people's reactions to you; if you believe that you smell badly, you may misread other people's cues in the light of how you feel; you may have an obsessive compulsive trait and may need to see someone who has expertise in this area;. ...Read more

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I've a lump in armpit for 3 months, went to my doctor, had ultra sound, . Not a lymph node. Now it stinks, bad body odor. What could it be?

I've a lump in armpit for 3 months, went to my doctor, had ultra sound, . Not a lymph node. Now it stinks, bad body odor. What could it be?

Epidermoid cyst: It is most likely a cyst that has ruptured. These have a wall that needs to be removed or the lesion will continue to recur even if it is drained. ...Read more

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I have a problem of body odor, not only my body the class i was living is occupied by bad odor, i wash my body daily, so what shall i do?

I have a problem of body odor, not only my body the class i was living is occupied by bad odor, i wash my body daily, so what shall i do?

Diet?: You may be eating something that is causing the odor, e.g., garlic. You can experiment with excluding one food at a time and seeing if there is a change. You can also eat green vegetables like cilantro to help detox your body. The very best to you. ...Read more

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Why is my body odor so horrible lately? I have never had this problem before. I have to apply deoderant many times a day and i shower 2 times a day.

Why is my body odor so horrible lately? I have never had this problem before. I have to apply deoderant many times a day and i shower 2 times a day.

Body odor: Your bad body odor may be due to the foods you are eating. Foods rich in choline like eggs, organ meats, and certain types of beans may be responsible. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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What to do if i've got a serious body odor problem. Need help!?

Body odor: Has someone mentioned this to you or is this your own feeling? Either way it would be worthwhile seeing your primary care doctor or a gynecologist. If there is indeed an odor issue your doctors will recognize it and offer appropriate management. ...Read more

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I have body odor and my clothes stink. How can I treat this problem?

Body Odor: Apocrine glands secrete a fatty sweat directly into the tubule of the gland. When you're under emotional stress, the wall of the tubule contracts and the sweat is pushed to the surface of your skin where bacteria begin breaking it down. Most often, it's the bacterial breakdown of apocrine sweat that causes an odor. You can use antiperspirant or deodorant or oral prescription medication, robinul (glycopyrrolate). ...Read more

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What to do with body odor problems? What kills the odor causing bacteria?

What to do with body odor problems? What kills the odor causing bacteria?

You can't stop BO: You can't kill all bacteria. Most of them are important for our health so don't blame them for your bad odor. Occasionally bacteria grow out of control and cause odor, then antibiotics are used but most of the time it is poor hygiene. If attention to hygiene does not solve the problem, then look for a medical or dental cause to treat. ...Read more