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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

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How can I fix my sweating and body odor problem? (still there even when I wear deodorant)

How can I fix my sweating and body odor problem? (still there even when I wear deodorant)

Botox or drysol: Two medications can be helpful for excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis). One is drysol. This is a prescription antiperspirant, that can be used along the armpits every other day to every third day to control sweating. Another option is botox. This would comprise of several injections along the armpits. Botox injections can last for 6 months, and keep the affected area relatively dry. ...Read more

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My 2 year old daughter has a little hair under her arm and gets body odor when she is sweaty is this a problem? Is there a deodorant she can use?

My 2 year old daughter has a little hair under her arm and gets body odor when she is sweaty is this a problem? Is there a deodorant she can use?

Have her seen by ped: Children should not have body odor or arm pit hair before puberty. This may be a congenital hormonal disease. There have been cases where breastfed children of mothers taking hormones may be absorbing these. Also, if any parent is using topically applied hormones, take care not to let child come in contact with area of application. Have child seen by a pediatrician or pediatric endocrinologist. ...Read more

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I have a body odor problem, a vaginal problem, and dry mouth problem after I had braces. How can I get rid of these problems?

I have a body odor problem, a vaginal problem, and dry mouth problem after I had braces. How can I get rid of these problems?

Hydration : How is your diet and hydration? Are you drinking enough water? What medications are you taking? See your primary care doctor for an evaluation to find out why you have these problems. Your dentist can help,with your dry mouth. ...Read more

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I've had a body odor problem since my early teens every year it gets worse now I'm 26 and I have bad BO. My feet, armpits, groin, and feet all sweat and smell so bad even after a bath. Please help?

I've had a body odor problem since my early teens every year it gets worse now I'm 26 and I have bad BO. My feet, armpits, groin, and feet all sweat and smell so bad even after a bath. Please help?

Body odor: Body odor is very much affected by our diet. Medications and stress can also change it. Staying well hydrated with pure water. eating a 'clean' diet (avoid fast foods, pre-packaged products, preservatives, excessive red meat) and regularly exercising will help reduce unnatural body odor. ...Read more

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My 4 yo daughter has underarm body odor like an adult would have. She shows no other abnormal signs-no hair, breast development. Is this a problem?

My 4 yo daughter has underarm body odor like an adult would have. She shows no other abnormal signs-no hair, breast development. Is this a problem?

This does happen: with children sometimes without any underlying reason or problem. However, I would recommend discussing this with her pediatrician, and having her examined by them also. They may suggest some laboratory testing to rule out a metabolic or endocrine problem, but they may also determine that it is not a problem and allow you to use a basic deodorant only product. ...Read more

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Girl.6.Obese,always hungry,sweats profusely,body odor,chronic cough,very active but doesn't lose weight. Dark circles under eyes.Sleep problems.Ideas?

Girl.6.Obese,always hungry,sweats profusely,body odor,chronic cough,very active but doesn't lose weight. Dark circles under eyes.Sleep problems.Ideas?

Pediatrician: Evaluation, might need to be evaluated as well by an endocrinologist for her obesity problem, and an allergist for the chronic cough and the ? Allergic shiners (dark circles under eyes), check aaaai.org or acaai.org for an allergist/immunologist in your area, good luck ...Read more

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How do I get rid of body odour problem?

Difficult: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I have a serious body odour problem. Need help!?

Body odour: I can't help you with this without more information. If you are married or have a significant other have they mentioned this to you? If not I would recommend you see your doctor and be examined. If you do go I would like to hear what you learnt. ...Read more

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Body odour problem in a teenage girl. What to do?

Body odour problem in a teenage girl. What to do?

Antiperspirant : Assume tried antiperspirant and deodorant not helped assume bathes daily if no help this is best handled by dermatologist as there may something wrong with metabolism. ...Read more

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My groins stink really bad also have severe body odour, I drink very less water and a lot of caffeine could that be the problem?

My groins stink really bad also have severe body odour, I drink very less water and a lot of caffeine could that be the problem?

Diet may be: an issue. Continue to eat well because you are breastfeeding. Please see doctor but in general what you eat is metabolized in body and has byproducts. Less pungent spices in food may help. Peace and good health. Celantro and green vegs help detox body. ...Read more