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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Hacking
18 years experience Family Medicine
Pus: Many abscesses require drainage by a doctor, and often oral antibiotics. Also, be cautious about an undiagnosed infections related to sexually transmi ... Read More

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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Forbes
16 years experience Wound care
Untreated infection: Foul smelling pus is a mixture of bacteria and your body's white blood cells there to kill it. After draining it, there will be some blood mixed with ... Read More
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Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Odd location: This is a strange location for an abscess. You need to see a doctor about this to make sure its nothing serious. I wouldn't wait until next week. Hope ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
?acne: This may be a variant of acne rosacea which can be aggravated by Sun light and alcohol intake or spices. If these persist see a dermatologist for diag ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
32 years experience Internal Medicine
The beelly button: Is what is called the umbilicus . Developmentally it is the link between the fetal and maternal circulation . After birth the link will be cut with sc ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Frances Ilozue
25 years experience Family Medicine
Check with your doc: Sounds like a skin infection but to ensure proper treatment, I will recommend that you have nurse or a doctor take a look.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
60 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pustule: If truly pus is coming out of your nose when you press the ala (bottom cartilage of the nostril), it should be tender as well. If it is tender, it ma ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Mass: You have an abscess that requires immediate attention by your physician or go to the er for treatment.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Sticky: It may be some mucus secretions secondary to the vaginal trauma and irritation/inflammation. However if the discharge becomes heavier and especially ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John McMahan
48 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sore Nose: It sounds like nasal cellulitis often caused by staph. Have your pcp or ENT check it out right away... Infections in the t-zone can cause serious prob ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Possible infection: Sounds as though there may be an infection present. Please see a doctor for evaluation
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