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armpit sweat gland infection

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Minimal: It is likely you would have had any serious reaction or developed some other complications by now. I hope the infection is clearing up and that you ar ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Krenn
20 years experience Family Medicine
Yes but...: This could be plugged hair follicle, but this usually presents as a painful bump on the surface of the skin, although it can sometimes feel like it is ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Giovanni Marciano
31 years experience Family Medicine
Pit cyst: Yes very.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Brouwer
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam: Good question! often it is difficult for a patient to know the difference between a suspicious mass in the axilla (armpit) and an obstructed or infec ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
Cysts: This dsecribes cysts which may become infected if they are squeezed. The best option is to remove the area permanently with a minor procedure in the o ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Giovanni Marciano
31 years experience Family Medicine
Sweat glands: They can get to be golf balls.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
50 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes, & other things: Armpit (axilla) lump under the skin could be a clogged sweat gland; also could be a lymph node enlarged due to infection in area that it drains, such ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the best treatment and your questions answered to ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
It could be: Any of the three you mentioned but most likely folliculitis. The gland at the root of the hair is clogged and is not able to express the secretion and ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Probable infection: If it is settling down, it can not be lymphoma. It is most likely a infection of the hair follicle(folliculitis). Do not worry about it.

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