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Im a 28 yr old black female. I get boils on my inner thighs every now and then . How do I prevent boils. How do I treat boils without popping them?
Hidradenitis suppura: Hidradenitis is a common condition of sweat glands inflammation followed by infection ... Due the blocked up secretions especially is areas of repeated friction with accumulation of moisture. No treatment will completely cure it and you will get recurrent glare up's we sometimes treat with prolonged antibiotics in low dose to prevent superimposed infections. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
There was a boil on my chin and I popped it then this scar appeard after popping it what do I do ?
Boil popped on own & left hole. Still leaking 1.5 mos. later. PA presc. doxycyline for 10 days, didn't help. Wasn't sore after popping, but is now?
I had a armpit boil drained leaving a lump. after the wound healed i heard a popping noise.i think it bursted inside. no pain yet, should i be worried?
I had a small boil on the side of my breast. After popping it there's a small ulcer. It is healing, should i see my doctor about it.
Yes, if not healing: Yes your should see the MD if the area does not heal. ...Read more
I keep getting recurring boils on my butt. PCP prescribed Bactrim, (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) but not working. More popping up while on it. Any suggestions? See Dermatologist?
Not on your own: If you are popping your back on your own, most likely it is not being done in a safe manner. You should see chiropractic doctor who can do it in a safe manner. There is always the chance of friction injury on the cartilage between bones whenever you pop a joint. I would recommend stretching and muscles strengthening. ...Read more