A member asked:

I have this sore on my mons pubis it started out as a pimple but now it's not and it started to bleed and it hurts and is kind of purple red colored?

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Dr. Rajesh Kumar answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

The pimple or small boil having ruptured has allowed the ingress of skin bacteria into the area and the fact that pain is increasing suggests that local infection is spreading. U may try a local antibiotic like neosporin ointment 3 times a day or if the pain, redness &/or swelling increases have ur self examined by ur physician for an oral antibiotic if required.

Answered Nov 10, 2015



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