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Blister On Forehead
Ingrown Hair: Sounds to me like you, in all likelihood, have developed an ingrown hair. Ingrown hairs are caused by a growing hair that gets trapped under the skin and can cause irritation and/or infection in the area. If you have many of these pimples, its a condition called 'folliculitis'. More severe cases may require treatment with antibiotics. ...Read more
I popped huge pimple cluster on chin now it's open sore like a crater oozing the skin fell right off?
Antibiotics: School sores (or impetigo) are a bacterial skin infection caused by the bacteria staph aureus found everywhere. The treatment usually is ten days of antibiotics by mouth. The best antibiotic for school sores is flucloxacillin a form of penicillin. The sores also need to be covered to stop them spreading. Cleansing the skin with antiseptic and putting antibiotic cream in the nose may also be needed ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Scalp folliculitis: Scalp folliculitis is an inflammatory disorder of the hair follicles in the scalp. Causes include bacteria, yeast or demodex. It is characterised by small, very itchy pustules within the scalp, often most troublesome on the frontal hairline. There may be only a small number of lesions or they may be very numerous. Treatment is with oral or topical antibiotics, topical cortisone, based on cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many things.: These can be scars from old injuries. They can also be from things like blackheads and pimples from oil accumulation which did not rupture and were never fully removed. They may just be tha way your face/forhead develops with age and whatever tension you went through in life. ...Read more
Possibly herpes: Possibly oral herpes (hsv) also known as a fever blister. Another possibility is a canker sore which is different from hsv. Hsv should be treated with an oral antiviral such as acyclovir, valtrex, (valacyclovir) or famvir. Hsv is contagious and there is no cure, it can keep recurring and you are always a carrier. Canker sores are not contagious. ...Read more
Uncertain: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more
Visual DX: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See your doctor: The number and complexity of your symptoms mandate a face to face visit with your doctor. Its beyond the scope of this forum. ...Read more
I have shingles blisters on my forehead. Can I take a shower and wash my hair? Is there danger that it will spread to my eye that way?
No danger: Shower. It is good for it. The cornea shares a nerve with the tip of the nose. If you have it on the forehead it is a different nerve. If you have eye symptoms or shingles on the tip of the nose, see an ophthalmologist. Shower and shampoo does NOT spread shingles. Pills for it, started on day 1 or 2, taken for a week, may shorten the course and reduce the symptoms. ...Read more
Blister rash on forehead, larger on chest & burning feeling. Skin in corners of eyes red & itchy. Is Doxycycline the cause? No UV expose recently.
I have some small shingles blisters (not covered) on my forehead. Can I do business - bank, grocery, church - or am I putting people at risk?
Some people at risk: VZV that causes chickenpox and herpes zoster can spread when healthy person in direct contact with the open wounds/rashes/blisters of an individual suffering from this disease.Shingles affects only those who have had chickenpox earlierWill get chicken pox if not previously when contact shingles.Transmission high during blister phase containing clear fluid.Virus transmitted till dried and crusted. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
He's had fever up to 104.1 for 5 days. Yesterday only 102.5, and i saw he had a rash on chest, red no blisters, today spread everywhere, even forehead?
I have a large spot where ringworm is rampant on my forehead. I am now getting blister like bumps on my forehead in new spots. Ringworm? How do i prevent its spread?
Shingles - what now? Red spot w/a few tiny blisters broke out on my forehead friday eve. Started spreading down toward my eye sat. This morning (sun), i went to urgent care. They did visual inspection only and said not a classic presentation, but it's
I recently suffered from a sore throat and cold symptoms (no fever). I now have a blister-like rash on my forehead . What would cause this?
I got sunburned 2 days agozi right cheek slightly blistered, and eyes and forehead slightly swollen is this normal? How long recovery? Using aloe vera
Normal: Normal. Will take a week or two to resolve. ...Read more
Stomachache, Headache yest.
woke up w/quarter sized, red, raised area on forehead. Don't itch/hurt. Also gettin 2fever blisters.
Sound like virus?
Herpes: The forehead lesion could be early shingles(herpes zoster). See your physician as soon as possible as antiviral treatment may be needed and precautions necessary for potential eye involvement. Routine herpes simplex(cold sores) of the lip area is less serious potentially. See your physician even it if turns out to be a false alarm. ...Read more
I have herpes but don't know what type. they appear on my lip, forehead and ear. Was wondering if these are dangerous and can cause blisters in brain?
I have a VERY painful rash w/ weepy blisters behind my ear. Very bad neck & back pain. Rash spread across forehead @ hairline. Headaches. Nauseous. ?
Hi I have a small white spot like a blister under my foreskin where the head ends on the underside. It only hurts when I pull back the foreskin. Help?
Possible infection: If you are sexually active, this could be a sexually transmitted disease, such as herpes simplex, or other infection. If you have never been sexually active, the most common sore of this type is an abrasion caused by masturbation, but there are other possibilities. Please get this looked at by your doctor and get treatment for it. Avoid having sex until you discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more
Yes: Oral sex can lead to small bruises or sores within the mouth. Obviously, the more energetic the act, and the longer it goes on, the more likely you are to have mouth issues. Blisters on the tongue are not all that common, but not impossible. Small bruises, hemorrhages, and blood-blisters on the palate are the most common oral problems associated with fellatio. They're rarely serious problems. ...Read more
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