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sores on forearm
A 35-year-old male asked:
37 years experience Family Medicine
Need more info: This is the kind of scenario best tackled by your doctor. He/she can ask questions, perform an examination, and possibly order tests to find out what ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
51 years experience General Surgery
Not serious: If the lesions come back, they may be hydradenitis which can be cured by eliminating the infected source. Disseminated staph or strep can settle in h ... Read More
43 years experience Dermatology
FolliculitisYou: This could be folliculitis or prurigo. You should see your dermatologist for the answer.
A 8-year-old male asked:
57 years experience Dermatology
Eczema: See a dermatologist who will teach you how to take care of eczema and prescribe useful cream.
A 23-year-old female asked:
18 years experience Family Medicine
Could be infected: hair follicles, called folliculitis, that could lead to a skin abscess. Be careful of shaving in these areas and if you have access to healthcare fac ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
41 years experience Family Medicine
Infection?: They might be infected. See your doctor and get checked, you might need some antibiotic. Sometimes scratching these can get them infected. Try Bena ... Read More
A member asked:
28 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe shingles: If you have recently developed pain in one arm and then had a blistery rash break out, you may have shingles. Get an evaluation as soon as possible, p ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Sores: it is possible this could be a skin infection caused by strep or staph. See your doctor for an exam and treatment. All the best.
A 27-year-old female asked:
47 years experience Dermatology
Folliculitis: sounds like either folliculitis or contact dermatitis. see dermatologist to be eval and possibly txed. Sometimes, one's deodorant could be the proble ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
46 years experience Pediatrics
Likely infected: The description suggests these are infected and need to be treated as such. If they don't clear up after a good cleaning she shold be seen.
A 21-year-old female asked:
41 years experience Dermatology
Folliculitis: You many have cut yourself shaving and then gotten an infection of a hair follicle which looks like a type of pimple called a pustule. Stop shaving un ... Read More
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