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Boil Under Breast
I get boils under my breast , underarms and underwear line and also on my leg by my underwear line.What is it?What do I do to get rid of them?
Hidradenitis?: It sounds like you might have hidradenitis suppurativa, which is a condition where sweat glands become chronically infected, forming boils or abscesses. It commonly occurs in the armpits and groin but can happen in other places also. You need to see a doctor for this. Treatment can include chronic antibiotics and sometimes even surgery. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I have a boil under my breast , i went to the doctor she gave me antibiotic , it's still there and draining for about 2 mos. Isn't this too long .
I have what seems like a huge boil under my left breast. I am rather large breasted and they seem to reoccur only on my left breast. What can I do?
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 moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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 moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I have never had a boil before until last month on breast which required surgery now I have two more one under each armpit are they related ?
Get it looked at.: Your concern that it is a boil is quite founded .However, unless one looks at it, it is hard to be sure and more importantly, if it is a boil it may requiring an incision and drainage. This is something where a doctor will be able to help you. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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