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Dr. Eric Fete
Dr. Eric Fete answered
22 years experience Emergency Medicine
Infection: could be infection such as a folliculitis or early staph infection. clean with soap and water and apply topical antibiotic ointment 2-3 times per day ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
No risk, no worry: You can't get any infection or any other health problem from exposure to your own blood, no matter how old. Don't worry about it.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Possible Bartholin: cyst with infection: will probably require surgical aspiration and or surgical drainage with placement of Ward catheter to permit complete and totoal ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harry Dollahite
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Folliculitis: An ingrown hair will cause local inflammation and infection at the hair follicle base. This condition is called folliculitis. A raised, red, tender pu ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
18 years experience Family Medicine
Ingrown hair: use triple antibiotic ointment daily for a few days and wash with warm soap and water
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: You can't fix it yourself. If your symptoms have been worsening like this, you need to see your doctor for an evaluation to see what's going on.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Girish Kalva
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Abscess: Please do see a doctor . It may need to be properly drained right away . Not aftercare . Would prefer a ER or a general surgeon. Find a good one! Chec ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Abscess?: With the infected cysts or abscess persisting this long, it probably is not going to clear up on its own. You need to see a doctor for possible incisi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Lin
Dr. Jeff Lin answered
14 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Keep the area clean: So it doesn't get infected. If bleeding doesn't stop or gets swollen/infected, you should see a gyn
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Tucker
39 years experience Plastic Surgery
Could be a problem: You may have a disease call hidradnitis suprativa, that is a chonic infection of skin in the areas of sweat glands. This sometimes can be helped with ... Read More
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