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can tetralysal help with folliculitis

A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nellmarie Bodenstein
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Pseudofolliculitis: Can be pseudofolliculitis barbae or folliculitis. Treated the same as acne. Do well to wash with Benzac wash.Apply Skinoren twice daily. Best would be ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience in Infectious Disease
Various: Warm compresses to bring the infections to a head, topical medications. The vast majority of folliculitis heals within a couple of weeks. If it is p ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olakitan Akinjagunla
Specializes in Internal Medicine
In grown hair: Hair can curl back during shaving and go sideways into the skin. This may be infected and cause folliculitis. The only way to prevent this is to stop ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jess Crosier
30 years experience in Pathology
Folliculitis: Red and white bumps painful and itchy.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Treat it: There are many different causes. If it is pityrospirum, it's easy to keep at bay if it gets diagnosed.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Folliculitis: Folliculitis = infection/inflammation of hair follicle(s).
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Follicle inflammatio: Inflammation of the follicle can be recognized by characteristic redness, swelling and sometimes pustule limited to hair follicles. Often caused by i ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
20 years experience in Dermatology
Not exactly.: Folliculitis typically appears like red pus bumps, with each bump forming over a hair follicle. Herpes is typically described as a crop or cluster of ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Antibiotics treat : folliculitis but r u sure of the diagnosis?-
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
20 years experience in Dermatology
No antifungal.: Folliculitis on the buttocks is usually caused by a superficial bacterial infection. Therefore, antifungals are not usually effective for folliculiti ... Read More
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