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My 2 yr old son woke up with a blister on the outside of his nose, it scabbed over and another formed and has just kept repeating. The outside of his?

My 2 yr old son woke up with a blister on the outside of his nose, it scabbed over and another formed and has just kept repeating. The outside of his?

See MD: Sorry your son isn't feeling well. If the crusts /scabs are honey colored this may be impetigo. If the lesions are truly blisters which are fluid filled this may be Herpes Simplex Virus. Please get a full exam for your son a culture can be taken if there is any question to the diagnosis. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Miller
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What is nose blister?

What is nose blister?

Many causes: This can be caused by many diseases. See dermatologist to find out. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get a blister on your nose?

Is it normal to get a blister on your nose?

No: It could be a viral blister, or a bacterial infection like impetigo. It is best to be seen and examined. ...Read more

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How long does a nose blister last for and how long does it take to go away?

How long does a nose blister last for and how long does it take to go away?

Same question?: Unless I am way too tired for my own good at nearly 3 AM I think you are asking the exact same question into different ways are you not? Nose blistersare no different from any other type of blister and the duration to heal is dependent upon each individual. If you simply keep the blister clean with soap and water (Assuming it is not a complicated or infected abscess) then, it should heal quickly. ...Read more

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Have blister looking in my nose what should I do?

Have blister looking in my nose what should I do?

Seek treatment: The blister may be the source of infection. See you doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Looks like a blister inside my nose what can I do?

Looks like a blister inside my nose what can I do?

Try these: Clean with peroxide twice a day then apply abreva and neosporin (check with pharmacist if ok to apply inside mucosa /nose). If it worsens, go see your dr for stronger meds. Hope u feel better! ...Read more

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I have blisters on nose, what is it, treatment?

I have blisters on nose, what is it, treatment?

It is not common: To get blisters on nose, I would wonder if this is a viral infection like herpes, or sun damage. Would need to see dermatologist ...Read more

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Can water blisters spread to my nose? I was itching my nose and now I think they may have spread.

Can water blisters spread to my nose? I was itching my nose and now I think they may have spread.

It depends...: It depends what you mean by water blisters.

A blister from friction, as you might get on your hand after a lot of digging with a shovel without gloves, is not transmissible.

Vesicles, tiny fluid filled bubbles on the skin, from viral infections, however can spread. Be careful. Wash your hands frequently. Cover the area, and try not to touch your face (esp. Nose, eyes, mouth). ...Read more

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I have a white blister on my nose with redness around it. It's been there for almost 20 yrs the redness seems to be getting worse?

I have a white blister on my nose with redness around it. It's been there for almost 20 yrs the redness seems to be getting worse?

Should be evaluated: If you have had this lesion for 20 years and it it changing for the worse, you should have it examined. A dermatologist would be the best route to go, as he/she can biopsy the lesion-if necessary-to definitively make a diagnosis and treat. ...Read more

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Bumps that turned into blisters on nose that are reoccuring and are not painful open sores that used to puss. Painful?

Bumps that turned into blisters on nose that are reoccuring and are not painful open sores that used to puss. Painful?

Skin eruptions: This could be herpes infection with recurrence or could be bacterial infection. You would have to be carefully examined and these lesions perhaps cultured and/or examined under the microscope. Go and see a doctor and get this taken care of because if bacterial this could turn very severe very quickly. ...Read more

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I have been dealing with allergies for a week w/lots of blowing & now my nose is red & look like clear blisters. It's only on one side and it's painfu?

I have been dealing with allergies for a week w/lots of blowing & now my nose is red & look like clear blisters. It's only on one side and it's painfu?

Nasal blisters: You may have developed nasal herpes or secondary bacterial infection try using antibiotic ointment like neosporin on nose lesions. If this gets worse you should be seen by your doctor to be sure this is not a spreading infection e.g. Staphylococcus. Herpes lesions are usually self limiting and take two weeks or so to heal, but it should not be spreading. ...Read more

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I have skin on my nose that keeps oozing, what could it be? About every 3 or 4 months I get a patch of skin on my nose that starts to ooz badly, it's not always the exact same area of skin, it oozes clear liquid and then it seems to kind of blister and th

I have skin on my nose that keeps oozing, what could it be? About every 3 or 4 months I get a patch of skin on my nose that starts to ooz badly, it's not always the exact same area of skin, it oozes clear liquid and then it seems to kind of blister and th

It: It sounds like an infectious etiology. Perhaps you are dealing with impetigo, which is a bacterial skin infection. It causes sores that often break open, ooze fluid, and then develop a yellow to brown crust. They are most commonly found around the mouth and nose. It can recur.
If this occurs again you can try an over the counter anti-bacterial cream to the affected area two to three times a day. Finally, this may not be the iisue at all, it is always a good idea to let your doctor evaluate you, make a diagnosis, and treat.
Take care. ...Read more

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I have red blisters' with pus coming out of them' on the tip of my nose what could that be?

I have red blisters' with pus coming out of them' on the tip of my nose what could that be?

Bullous impetigo: Bullous (blistering) impetigo is most commonly due to staphylococcus aureus skin infection.
Other less likely causes include strep pyogenes, varicella (chicken pox), or zoster (shingles). ...Read more

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