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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?

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?

Shoe related: 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

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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more


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I cut the skin off my blister and its been almost 1 week. Will the skin be growing back soon?

I cut the skin off my blister and its been almost 1 week. Will the skin be growing back soon?

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

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I have back blister type sores on my thighs and bum what could this be?

I have back blister type sores on my thighs and bum what could this be?

Folliculitis: Most sores on the leg, especially the thighs, and the buttocks, are related to hair follicle infections. Some of these may be infected with mrsa, ore more serious skin infection. Have this checked by your doctor who can often treat this with an oral antibiotic. ...Read more

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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 a small blister on my shoulder it is clear I squeeze it and it comes back it's the size of a pea?

Cyst: Sounds like a cyst or abscess under the skin. Try warm water soaks or a warm, moist compress. Consider topical or oral antibiotics. Also draining or removing the cyst by a doctor. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Mucocele lesion: Yes, definitely. The description and location are very similar for mucocele lesion. Diagnosis is made by examination and history of the previous trauma. Most common treatment is surgical.
Good luck. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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 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?

Exam: Time to get tested for STD and examined. The blistering is suspicious for HSV2 (herpes genitlais) and apparently you have tried to removed these blisters yourself. Condoms and examination. ...Read more

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How do you stop shoes from causing blisters on the backs of your ankles?

How do you stop shoes from causing blisters on the backs of your ankles?

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

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I have an enormous blister on the back of my ankle. How to treat it?

I have an enormous blister on the back of my ankle. How to treat it?

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

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I have a blister at the back of my heel. What can I do?

I have a blister at the back of my heel. What can I do?

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

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How can you treat a really revolting blister on the back of my ankle?

Blister: I would have that seen by your doctor. ..Blisters can be a very good spot for bacteria to grow giving you a higher than average chance for infection...Get it checked out. ...Read more

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I have a blister on the bottom of my back tooth it doesn't hurt what can I put on it?

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

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Had blisters on back of thighs and buttocks /some large some small / what would cause this?

See a doctor: I'd have to see them to know--too bad we don't have an "upload image feature" on this site. Things that come to mind include herpes, bacterial infections, or allergic reactions. It sounds like you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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I had back surgery 6 months ago, but I still have dark streaks and blisters on my back. Is this normal?

I had back surgery 6 months ago, but I still have dark streaks and blisters on my back. Is this normal?

? blisters: How extensive of a surgery did you have? Did you have adhesive tape covering for an extended period of time? Have you had the chicken pox or shingles? Have you reported this to your surgeon? You should. ...Read more

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I have a clear blister under my tongue and it comes back everytime I pop it. Its been going on for two or three weeks?

Blister: This blister has been going on long enough. It is time to see a dentist or an oral surgeon about this. Stop popping it. Get checked. Usually a mucocoele is nothing to be afraid of, they heal. Get it checked. ...Read more

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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.

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

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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?

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

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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?

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?

Chronic abscess: A chronic gum abscess may be painless, but is sometimes the most destructive. This is because it becomes walled off by a fibrous sack called a granuloma, which is only diagnosable with an x-ray imaging. See a dentist for treatment, do not delay. ...Read more

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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

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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?

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

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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?

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

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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

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

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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?

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

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