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Doctor insights on: Blocked Sweat Gland On Back

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How do you get rid of a blocked sweat gland?

How do you get rid of a blocked sweat gland?

Sweat: I would do steam bath as a start. But if all are blocked you may die of heart stroke. Go go your Dr. ...Read more

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I have been to the podiatrist, and he has advised me that II have a clogged sweat gland. He did remove a growth. Within two weeks it was back, and h?

I have been to the podiatrist, and he has advised me that II have a clogged sweat gland.  He did remove a growth.  Within two weeks it was back, and h?

Your Choice.: Without knowing all the detail as to the the nature of the growth removed and the method of it's excision, it is difficult to comment on it's return. If it is painful the you need to do something. Either go back to your podiatrist and follow his recommendation or ask your family doctor for a referral to another surgeon. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the swelling to go away sweat gland on hair line back of neck

How long does it take for the swelling to go away sweat gland on hair line back of neck

A week or two: If it is heat-rash, it should go away in a week or two if you can keep cool and dry. Often, no treatment is needed. Topical steroid may help it go away a bit faster, but typically not really needed. If it is not a heat-rash, you may have swollen lymphnodes, they may take couple of weeks. If infected sebaceous cyst, it may need to be lanced/treated. If getting worse, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a ruptured blocked sweat gland on my right underarm that is draining blood and mucusy stuff and it has a hole. What should I do?

I have a ruptured blocked sweat gland on my right underarm that is draining blood and mucusy stuff and it has a hole. What should I do?

You didn't describe: The size. This sounds like you could have an infected cyst. I would suggest medical assessment. Take care. ...Read more

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Can an infected sweat gland spread?

Can an infected sweat gland spread?

Potentially: If there is a bacterial infection - it could spread to other tissue. ...Read more

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Is there a sweat gland that looks like bumps on your testical sac?

Is there a sweat gland that looks like bumps on your testical sac?

Yes and common...: Hyperactive sebaceous glands of hair follicles do appear wherever hairs exist although the degree and number may widely vary among all people, which seems linked with genetic factors so nothing needs to be done or should be done except occasional superinfection like pimples on face. More? Seek pro-evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more

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How to treat sweat gland on my inner thigh?

Must see: You must see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more