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Keloid oozing pus and blood

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Nicora
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Infection: Sounds like infection. Try warm soaks and topical Bacitracin twice daily for a few days. If it gets worse see physician for oral antibiotics.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Skin infection: Sounds like you have an infection. Would be reasonable to clean the area out with soap and water and a Q tip. May use a dab of a topical antibiotic ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Weeks
44 years experience Family Medicine
infection: From your description it sounds like an infection. Please see a doctor to get it treated.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience Dermatology
Get help from Derm: you need to see a dermatologist. it might be an infection or something worse.
A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Occasionally the stitch line can be complicated by a simple stitch abscess. These are as you describe & do not extend to the deep tissues. If empt ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Difficult..: Unfortunately there is no way to accurately predict whether a patient will develop keloid scarring. There is no blood test available.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Hemorrhagic cyst?: Sounds more like a cyst that had some bleeding in it, or a hematoma. Keloid scars usually are not filled with blood. Have it checked by a dr. and it ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Hemorrhoid: This sounds like a hemorrhoid but you want to confirm with a physician.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Millions of causes: Your complain is very general. Things that cause that include severe allergic reactions, heart failure, severe malnutrition, severe fluid overload, se ... Read More

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