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Pictures of boil on your breast?

Pictures of boil on your breast?

Boil on Breast: Here is a photo: http://www. Bing. Com/images/search? Q=boil+breast&form=hdrsc2#view=detail&id=c3ce94dea421a5872611e02f2c5a1f4d1f0aa6cf&selectedindex=4. ...Read more

Boil (Definition)

A boil is an infected epidermoid cyst of the skin. Usually related to sebaceous glands, which secrete waxy/oily lubricant ...Read more


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Why do I keep getting boils all over my body it keep leaving ugly marks I have them on my breast also?

Why do I keep getting boils all over my body it keep leaving ugly marks I have them on my breast also?

Need photos: If you are developing "boils" in the hair bearing areas i.e.axillas. Groins, breasts, vulva and/or perineum you may have Hidradenitis Suppurativa which is a skin condition that affects apocrine sweat glands. You should be evaluated by a physician who will be able to make the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have a lot of boils. In between my thighs, on my sides, on arm pits, as well as breasts. Is this normal?

ItBoilsDownToThis:: Yes, definitely, we all walk around smothered in boils. Well, maybe not. I suggest you see a doctor for this. One or two boils, we might deal with it here. But that many? No. And please don't go picking at them or squeezing them. That could make them worse. Anyone else close to you have them? Do you have pets? Wrestle? You may have to clean your environment thoroughly and use special soap. See a doc. Now ...Read more

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I have a boil like cyst that reoccurs on the outside under both my breasts and it irritates the surrounding area what is this?

I have a boil like cyst that reoccurs on the outside under both my breasts and it irritates the surrounding area what is this?

Folliculitis…: Is possible. If these are recurrent is possibly caused by staph bacteria and increasingly more common a specific type of staph bacteria called MRSA (methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus). If this is the case it can be treated with an oral antibiotic and often the concomitant use of an antibiotic ointment intranasally. Occasionally these have to be drained surgically. ...Read more

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I get recurrent boils or cysts on both of my breasts. They were cultured by dermatologist and turned up nothing. What else could this be?

I get recurrent boils or cysts on both of my breasts. They were cultured by dermatologist and turned up nothing. What else could this be?

Boils: It's likely just that. You may need to use special antibiotic washes or acne washes to prevent them from occuring. Also, many women don't wear bras that fit well and the rubbing of the bra material might leading to hair follicle infections on the breasts. ...Read more

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Boils under breasts on belly and groin what is it?

Boils under breasts on belly and groin what is it?

An infection: Please have this medically evaluated forth with. ...Read more

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My mom, aged 44, got a sort of boil on her breast today. Is it anything dangerous?

My mom, aged 44, got a sort of boil on her breast today. Is it anything dangerous?

Hard to say: Hard to say without looking at it but anything that shows up on the breast should be evaluated by a doctor. It could something as simple as a cyst or infection but as complicated like cancer. ...Read more

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Pains under left breast. I don't think it's a boil. What else could it be if its not a boil?

Pains under left breast. I don't think it's a boil. What else could it be if its not a boil?

YEAST: Intertrigenous areas such as under the breasts, fat folds, under arms, etc. Are prone to developing yeast infections in the follicles of your skin because these areas often remain warm and moist. Try some monistat on the area and see if it imroves. However, any pain or new lesion/growth needs to be examined by your doctor to make sure it is not something more serious/ominous. The body always warns. ...Read more

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Hi, I have 2 boils (?) on my breasts and one on my stomach. After a while they have turned black, why is this? H

Dark pigmentatioon: After any inflamation your body usually has hyperpigmentatin. Once your infection is completely cleraed try applying vitamin E locally. ...Read more

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After I had a breast exam and they determined it was benign I began getting boils on the same breast is that normal?

After I had a breast exam and they determined it was benign I began getting boils on the same breast is that normal?

Staph?: It is possible that at some point you were in contact with staph. Be checked by your doctor and treat as advised. All the best. ...Read more

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Had boil on right Breast a year ago. It popped and I got it all cleaned up so it could heal. Still a hole in skin tho. No pain, no discharge. Help!!

Sebaceous cyst: This may be a leftover sebaceous cyst. Do you recall a very foul odor coming from the boil last time? A sebaceous cyst has a thin shell and a very smelly cottage cheesy filling? They get infected and rupture, but if the shell is not completely removed the cyst can recur and it leaves a little pit in the skin ...Read more

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I have a rash that resembles boils all over my sides, breasts and back. There are about 50 of them. Very painful. What should I do?

I have a rash that resembles boils all over my sides, breasts and back. There are about 50 of them. Very painful. What should I do?

Boil rash on side: What you describe may be shingles (herpes zoster) I doubt they are boils. Shingles are very painful and go around usually on one side of your body. See your doctor because early treatment is very important to prevent complications. ...Read more

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Is there anything I can do about the scar tissue on breast caused by boil?

Is there anything I can do about the scar tissue on breast caused by boil?

Yes: Keep the scar out of the sun for a full year, use moisturizers on the scar for a minimum of three months. Cheaper is better, no fragrance or color. Have a consultation with derm or plastics sometimes lasers help. ...Read more

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I have really large breast and I get sore under them like boils is that normal?

Boils under the: Breasts is not normal. Please see your physician so he can determine what kind of infection you have. This will help to determine treatment plan. ...Read more

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I have an absess/boil on top of breast that leaked one is red and really painful?

I have an absess/boil on top of breast that leaked one is red and really painful?

Abscess: Needs to be evaluated by a doctor, it may need to be drained and antibiotics are usually needed, make an appointment with your physician. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a boil on my right breast. It's popped by itself. What should I do. What does it mean?

Boil: If the boil does not resolve, you need to see your doctor for oral antibiotics. ...Read more