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Abscess On Hip
Have a hip abscess that has taken almost 2 months to heal, but it's still sore. Kind of deep to the bone. It still stings a lot too. Is that normal?
Abscess is a condition in which a person has an infection in a part of his body, and the infection is being surrounded and fought off by his white blood cells, causing a lump of purulent whitish thick material (pus) where the infection is. Abscesses can be very small like an acne pustule, or they can be ...Read more
3cm diam. Boil on my right hip lobe.Using an ointment for it.Ingredient;80%vaseline, 10%İchthammol, 10%lanolin.Had small abscesses before.Will it work?
I and D: See a doctor. I might need to be drained. Be safe and see if it looks serious by a doctor. ...Read more
I spontaneously ruptured an anal abscess the size of a tennis ball 10 days ago...Now having intense hip and back pain could this be related?
Ive a hard lump on my L side under the skin halfway between my armpit n my hip not n abscess/boil but hurts to touch n causing pain in shoulder n back?
See details: Then see a doctor and have it evaluated. ...Read more
Treated for uti, that turned out to be BV. The meds seem to be working and UA was clean - now my hip and groin ache. Is psoas abscess possible?
I have a boil looking thing on my lower hips, it was hard 2-3 days ago and now it's soft but I've noticed the are around it about 4cm(guess) is red?
I have a five center meter abcess to the left of right hip groin area. Internal. Should this be drained. I have had two ultra sounds?
Hi. I have a boil on my right hip and it keeps draining, looks as if it is healing then fills up and drains again. My underwear are also in contact?
Staph Infection: Most likely you have a staph infection that is not resolving. If not treated, it may spread and cause severe problems. Right now, clean with soap and water, and perhaps use hand sanitizer on the lesion. Also, apply a hot compress diligently. That will help it drain. But I recommend seeing a physician and getting treated with antibiotics. ...Read more