A member asked:

Had a pimple on my inner thigh. very large, but under skin. popped it, but no puss came out. i felt it pop under my skin. should i worry about this?

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Dr. Deborah Ungerleider answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

by a doctor. There still could be an infection/abscess there, which may need further drainage and/or an oral antibiotic. Please don't try to "pop" it again; you may cause a worsening infection by doing this yourself at home. Warm compresses can be applied meanwhile until you can see your doctor.

Answered Dec 28, 2014



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