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Acne Under Armpits
A common human skin disease characterized by areas of scaly red skin (seborrhea) with blackheads/whiteheads (comedones) , pinheads (papules), large papules (nodules), pimples & possibly scarring. Occurs mostly on face, upper chest & back. Treated with benzoyl peroxide, salicylic ...Read more
I only break out in acne in my armpits. I use neutrogena acne body wash, but the acne comes and goes. What else can I do to eliminate the acne?
Dermatologist: See a dermatologist or your regular doctor. Also consider acupuncture/chinese medicine to help balance your body. Stop dairy and gluten...Eat more fresh veggies and fruits. Keep track of when you break out. Is it near your period? Or after you eat certain things? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Folliculitis: Folliculitis, an inflammation, irritation, or infection of the hair follicles can cause this type of reaction. A more severe condition called hiradenitis supparativa can also led to acne bumps and cysts in this body area. Go to a board certified dermatologist for evaluation an treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Armpit acne: Hard to treat. Might be hidradenitis. See a derm for antibiotcs and a lotion that may help. ...Read more
I took yazz birthcontro pills 2 months ago for 1 month for acne.My left breast increased in size.Now i feel ball like in armpit & pain.R both related?
See a doctor.: If you feel a mass in your armpit you need to see a doctor, sooner rather than later. ...Read more
What stage of puberty am i at. My pubic hair is just starting to spread from just above my penis to the sides a bit. I have armpit hair, some acne.
Tanner stage 3 or 4: Sounds like tanner stage 3 or 4. ...Read more
Yellow armpits what's causing it? No odor, acne type welts on lower edge on each side. Had tooth extracted last thursday, on amox, motrin, vic
Shotty ln neck armpit groin some for over a year. Recently found a chain bb sized ln in armpit. I have had a few teeth infections and bad back acne?
Lymph nodes 1 in neck multiple in groin and 3 in armpit some over a year all under1.75cm. Been to 10+ drs and ENT wont do biopsy. No other symptoms. I have back acne andon antibiotics nohelp lymphoma?
Should biopsy: Node that are 1.75 cm is just underr 1 inch and may be significant. If they are non tender and have not increased in size and number for over 1 year one can watch. If there is a pattern change then biospy is indicated since low grade lyphoma can behave like this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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