A 26-year-old female asked:
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boil or ingrown hair above pubic line- turning red now purple no pus center. hurts so bad can't touch- no money for doctor is it ok?

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Dr. Dennis Clifford
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Not really: An infection like this can turn serious if not treated. You need antibiotics and may need an area drained. See if you can locate a free clinic somewhere in your area. In the meantime, try warm wet soaks with a washcloth over the area several times daily.
Answered on Dec 25, 2018
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