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what do boils look like?

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Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience Family Medicine
Boils: They usually hurt and are on a red base, tender and swollen like an infection.
Answered on Sep 13, 2016
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Photograph: This is a photograph of a typical looking boil: http://www.Bing.Com/images/search?Q=boils+on+skin&qs=im&form=qbir&pq=boils&sc=8-5&sp=2&sk=im1#view=detail&id=d68f21b01e1ca513b5601ca6e06311534f4702ed&selectedindex=3.
Answered on Feb 6, 2018

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Boil: most likely from shaving. you probably need some antibiotics to treat it.
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