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Pockets Of Pus On My Face
Why did a pus pocket show up on the back of the head next to the ear. Took out the piercing and pus came out of and is this serious to see the doctors
Probably not: One of the complications of a foreign body (metal) in the skin is a pustule or a collection of pus secondary to contamination with skin bacteria. Now that you have removed the metal piercing, it is likely that with hot soaks and keeping the skin clean with soap and hot water, the superficial infection will resolve. If the infection persists for more than a week, see your physician. ...Read more
Should i take cetrizine or fexofenadine for my allergies? I've been to the doctor about 10 times last year over allergies, i had pus pockets on my tonsils, head aches, runny nose, post nasal drip, itchy skin and eyes and watery eyes. Several times i was p
M.D. visit: I would also suggest allergy testing and avoidance of anything that worsens your symptoms. A visit to your physician is indicated as well. ...Read more
Probably acne: Especially since you indicate you are a 19 year old man, you can expect some acne on your face. It's part of the changes through which your body goes in becoming a man. Anyone who tells you it is your fault, or that you should not accept scientific treatment, is giving you disinformation. Most acne can be treated by any licensed physician and hard cases respond to dermatologist treatment. ...Read more
Hello Doctor,I have lots of spots filled with pus on my face no matter what I try nothing works.There is some pus on my body to.How do I get rid of it?
I'm 49 have facial pimples filled with pus on my face for last three weeks. Leave and come back. Please help what is causing this?
I'm getting bumps (acne with white pus) on my face. I used many ointements and even aloe vera gel doesn't cured it. Please advice me to cure it.
I have a big spot covered with pus but there is no head. I put BP 5% since yesterday twice. I haven't seen any changes. How long will it take to work?
I have hard scabs on my head when removed they have a clear, sticky clear pus that comes out it has an odor and the scabs are extremely thick and feel?
Question cut off: But I would definitely recommend that these be medically assessed. ...Read more
See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
There's a bump on my friends shaft right along where the head is, however there's some pus and swelling, what may this be?
Shaft pus = see Dr: Cannot be sure over internet, but sounds as there is an infection present--community or sexually acquired types possible--so need a good history and exam to direct treatment. Primary dr / urgent care dr / er visit / urology / std clinic can all point you in the right direction. ...Read more
I shaved my head, now I've developed a farm of white-pus filled bumps ,there is a bump on the right back side of my head. what can this bump be?
Razor bumps?: Pseudofolliculitis barbae is a fancy word for razor bumps. More so in dark-skinned people, shaving closely with a razor can cause new very short hairs to grow down in to the skin, causing irritation. It's also possible to have an acne-type response to shaving, and it's possible to introduce infection as well. Warm compresses can be helpful, gentle cleansing with hypoallergenic soap. ...Read more
I have white pus filled bumps on the back of my head. when I force the pus out more bumps take their place and are spreading continuously.assistance?
Pus filled bumps: On the head in a 2 year old could only mean infection either from bug bites or tight braiding of the hair in some. He will need oral antibiotics to treat this. Good handwashing as always. ...Read more
Infection: Dental infections require specific dental treatment to affect a cure. Pills alone will help reduce and limit spread of infection. Can't fix this by just popping pills. Please get to your Dentist ASAP for appropriate comprehensive treatment. ...Read more
My 4yr old son has 3 staples in his head from a injury at the pool. Is it normal that pus is oozing from the wound?
How do I treat overactive sebum in my pores of my face lots of white pus in each pore. I've already use Re-tina A have a good skin routine.
My husband's face is filled with pus. What can we do to help remedy this? He also has black marks all over. Our wedding is soon. Please help.
Acne & Stress: 35y/o male says My husband's face is filled with pus. What can we do to help remedy this? He has black marks all over. Our wedding is soon. please help. Face is Acne. Body marks also known as Comedones or Blackheads are also Acne. The excessive out break possibly due to STRESS of every day plus getting ready for the wedding. Relaxation techniques/ OTC preps could help. Otherwise see dermatologist. ...Read more
Spots on face that when burst and pus has come out they have a hard white seed in thats difficult to get out what are they?once seeds removed it heals
I have two bumps that feel hard underneath my skin. Painless but big. One shrunk and scabbed after popped. Got other today. No head but is pus filled.
Infection: I recommend an appointment with a Dermatologist asap. these infection can result in scaring, can become septic, and will continue to recurre ...Read more
I have a terrible bump on my face. It is hard all around the spot and it has a hole in the middle of it...but it won't pop. All that comes out is a tiny amount of pus. Help!!
Bump on face: needs to be viewed by a doctor. When he/she determines what it is, it might be drained or biopsied. Peace and good health. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: You will benefit from the expertise of a dermatologist. ...Read more