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A 30-year-old male asked:

I have developed a boil on my leg and it is increasing every day with full of pus, kindly advice an. ntibiotic and painkiller?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Boils: are caused by an infection that occurs in the hair follicles. The best way to get rid of boils is an antibacterial soap which will get rid of all the bacteria. If the condition still persist after 7 days visit your physician for the evaluation.

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Last updated May 25, 2014

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