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Dr. Robert Jackson
Board Certified, Dermatology
38 years in practice
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How can I get the boil i had surgically removed from the inside of my buttocks to heal safe and faster?

Dr. Robert Jackson
Board Certified, Dermatology
38 years in practice
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See: See dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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Dr. Andrea Brand
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Boil (Definition)

Boil is also known as Abscess. Abscess is a condition in which a person has an infection in a part of his body, and the infection is being surrounded and fought off by his white blood cells, causing a lump of purulent whitish thick material (pus) where the infection is. Abscesses can be very small like an acne pustule, or they can be ...Read more


Dr. James Ferguson
Board Certified, Pediatrics
41 years in practice
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What causes a boils between a baby's buttocks?

Dr. James Ferguson
Board Certified, Pediatrics
41 years in practice
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What causes a boils between a baby's buttocks?

Depends: If away from the anus it is usually staph.When close to the anus it can be a mixture of germs. ...Read more

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Dr. Andrea Brand
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Dr. Michael Ein
Board Certified, Infectious Disease
43 years in practice
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I have a huge boil on my buttocks. What is the best way to fix this?

Dr. Michael Ein
Board Certified, Infectious Disease
43 years in practice
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I have a huge boil on my buttocks. What is the best way to fix this?

I&D+antibiotics: Incision and drainage of the abscess by a surgeon combined with appropriate antibiotics based on culture and sensitivity results on the pus would be the treatment for this problem. ...Read more

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
22 years in practice
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The likelihood of a small boil between my buttocks cheeks infecting and possibly killing me?

Dr. Dan Fisher
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
22 years in practice
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The likelihood of a small boil between my buttocks cheeks infecting and possibly killing me?

Not likely.: Millions of people have these and very very few ever die, but it would be a horrible way to go. Boils in this area can get out of hand and require surgery. They are more of a major nuisance than life threatening. ...Read more

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Dr. Andrea Brand
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Dr. John Michel
Board Certified, Family Medicine
41 years in practice
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What are some basic and easy home remedies for treating boils and cysts? I have them all over my buttocks area, they are in pain and itch.

Dr. John Michel
Board Certified, Family Medicine
41 years in practice
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What are some basic and easy home remedies for treating boils and cysts? I have them all over my buttocks area, they are in pain and itch.

See your doctor.: There are no easy home remedies for treating these. It sounds like you are contaminating yourself as you scratch. One may be infected and you scratch and infect another area. You may need these lanced and antibiotic treatment. Wash your hands frequently and do not scratch. These can be come serious. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Killian
Board Certified, General Practice
23 years in practice
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Dr. Karen Butler
Board Certified, Family Medicine
16 years in practice
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I have a small pin hole from where a boil used to be I think and it's in between my buttocks. It's very painful, will this ever heal?

Dr. Karen Butler
Board Certified, Family Medicine
16 years in practice
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I have a small pin hole from where a boil used to be I think and it's in between my buttocks. It's very painful, will this ever heal?

Ans: You may not have a boil sounds more like a fissure by you need to be examined. See your doctor and get a correct diagnosis ...Read more

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Board Certified, Family Medicine
18 years in practice
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I have a boil that popped on my buttocks. It hurts so bad every time I try to take a shower. what should I do?

Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Board Certified, Family Medicine
18 years in practice
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See physician: Most likely it needs antibiotic treatment or even incision and drainage. You need to either go to your primary care doctor or use an urgent care facility locally. ...Read more

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Dr. Steve Springer
Board Certified, Family Medicine
19 years in practice
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How to burst my boil in my buttocks?

Dr. Steve Springer
Board Certified, Family Medicine
19 years in practice
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Doctor and scalpel : Likely to painful to do on your own. Lidocaine helpful here. ...Read more

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Board Certified, Pediatrics
53 years in practice
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