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Came Back Blister
Blister on toe, dr drain it, said if came back call her, after 3 weeks blister came back in same spot, tested not antiimmune blister disease, why?
If the blister reappeared on the same the same spot, it is most likely caused by friction and likely culprit, in this case, is your shoes.
Try wearing high toe box shoes or open toes shoes if you can for a while until blister resolves.
Also if you have any deformities such as Hammertoes, mallet toes, they could be the underlying reason why you are getting recurring blisters on the same spot. ...Read more
Got tested for HSV 1 & 2 blood test came back negative. Could these blisters I get on my inner thighs be shingles? They resemble HSV blisters, burn and itch a lot any help would be greatly appreciated.
See a dermatologist.: If you want a diagnosis. Cultures and biopsy may be required. ...Read more
Yes: Keep area moist with aquaphor and covered and area wil heal within another few days. Avoid infection -do not pull off skin. ...Read more
I have just got back from kavos and IV been going on sunbeds as well but I have these weird blister type things coming on my lega and they can itch to?
Eczema: You should see your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation to get the correct diagnosis. ...Read more
I have small blisters that appeared on my butt over night. I had vigorous sex from the back with my partner. Afterwards my butt was really red and kin?
Possible Friction: Could be from friction or secondarily infected. Will need to monitor. ...Read more
I have a small blister on my shoulder it is clear I squeeze it and it comes back it's the size of a pea?
I have had a blister in lower inner lips since 2 weeks. Its clear then turns whitish then next day clear and shrinks. Comes back next day. No pain?
My 5 month old came back from his nan's with a inch and a half blister on his lower back she said she didn't notice it but how can it just appear?
Go to Pediatrician: Your baby needs to be seen today by their pediatrician. This sore needs to be evaluated and documented. Please go today if at all possible. ...Read more
I have 3 white spots under the penishead that can be removed like blisters, but there are visible spots where they were and grows back shortly after?
I keep getting blisters on the small of my back. I was told its not shingles because its not in the same area. It will come up different areas on back?
My 5 year old son has a bad sunburn on his back and has blisters on his shoulders and has been up and down all night he wants his shirt off but scearms and crys when I try to take it off and beggs me to stop because he hurts him, what else should I do I f
Raise the heel.: You can wear backless shoes, sandals. Or crocks. I suggest you see a podiatrist you may have you may have a very treatable deformity. ...Read more
Drain it: Make a small hole at the bottom of the blister to let the fluid drain out. After a couple of days the skin under the blister will heal the blister will dry up and fall off. ...Read more
Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. Protect it well. The blister will gradually resolve with time. Check your shoe fit, may be tight, may have something in it. ...Read more
Might be abscess: If it is, then the cause of the infection needs to be treated by a dentist... There's nothing you can put on it to solve the problem. Call a local dentist for an appointment. ...Read more
I had back surgery 6 months ago, but I still have dark streaks and blisters on my back. Is this normal?
Baby has a red spot on the back of each heal. Been there for weeks. Almost looks like blisters or strawberrys but completely flat?
Have a cluster of blisters on my left shoulder blade area. 1 cluster on the center of my back and one closer to my left shoulder.
Herpes zoster: If these burned just prior to eruption or are painful this may be herpes zoster, a recurrent deactivation if the chicken pox virus. Need culture to prove and if positive, start either Acyclovir or Valtrex (valacyclovir) to treat/prevent also at some point in future consider zostivax vaccine if age >65. ...Read more
I had my 2nd shingles bout 2 months ago. The blisters have cleared w marks left. Why is it painful again today? Is it coming back?
Post-herpetic neural: Sounds like you're describing post-herpetic neuralgia. Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/postherpetic-neuralgia/basics/definition/con-20023743 then go see your Family Doc or General Internist about your concerns. There are several options to treat this pain. Also, while not approved until you turn 50yo, ask about off-label Zostavax vaccine (http://www. Drugs. Com/zostavax. Html) ...Read more
In the back left side of my gums on the bottom, it is squishy and not painful but I can feel it. Also it looks like a blister was there?
I'm training for a 5k in November. I get blisters on the back of my heels where my shoes rub against them. How can I alleviate the pain?
Spenco second skin: Spenco second skin is great as blister protection. You can also use "moleskin" The back of the heel is a common place for blisters, Do your shoes fit well? ...Read more
I have had a bump on my back for a few months that looks like a blood blister, I have popped it like a blood blister and it went but came back?
Blocked gland?: A sebaceous cyst is a collection of oily fluid that occurs when an oil gland is blocked. Some folks are more prone to them than other and they often appear on the neck, shoulders, and back. Try to avoid skin products that are oily. Please see doc. IF it is a cyst, he/she can remove it. The sack must be removed otherwise it is likely to refill. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Red itchy area showed up on lower back out of no where Wed. Thurs it grew larger & bumpy; Fri. Tons of tiny blisters formed. Super itchy & sensitive?
Shingles: The best way to diagnosis a rash is to actually see the rash and/or feel it, so it is difficult to provide information based on this question. The rash of shingles usually starts as a red itchy (often painful) area, and then develops blisters. Shingles rash usually occurs on only one side of the body, and stops abruptly at the spine when it is on the back. ...Read more
I have severe blisters (1-3 cm) on my back from exposure to wild parsnip. What should I worry about? Would careful and sterile lancing be a bad idea
Relax: Usually the reaction to wild parsnip is a phototoxic one, not allergy. There is exaggerated sunburn wherever the juice of this plant is on the skin. Wash gently [cool or warm shower]. No need to puncture the blisters. They will soon break anyway. No need for meds or dressings. Avoid sun until healed in a week or 2. When they heal the skin will dry and peel, leaving a brown color which will last fo ...Read more
Hi I have a small white spot like a blister under my foreskin where the head ends on the underside. It only hurts when I pull back the foreskin. Help?
Possible infection: If you are sexually active, this could be a sexually transmitted disease, such as herpes simplex, or other infection. If you have never been sexually active, the most common sore of this type is an abrasion caused by masturbation, but there are other possibilities. Please get this looked at by your doctor and get treatment for it. Avoid having sex until you discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more