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Can You Get Cellulitis Of The Eye If Infected And You Rub It
If you have a scabbed cold sore on your lip, is it safe to shave around the mouth? or if you cut yourself shaving, will that area get infected?
Depends.: Scabbed sores9dry crust) usually are no longer active. Is in the blistering stage that the viral particles can spread. So it might be safe to shave if you absolutely have to. ...Read more
I'm just wondering, if you have a yeast infection and touch your eye can it infect your eye and how likely?
Not very likely: It's very rare to get a yeast (fungal) infection of the eye unless you have trauma, a propensity towards ocular infections, or you are immunocompromised. Your tears tends to dilute and wash away bacteria and fungi that come in contact with your eye. The layers of your cornea in conjunctiva and your natural immune system keep the normal bacteria and fungi that live on your body in check. ...Read more
Can you say if it could it hurt if 2 of your baby teeth have to get removed and at the top.Will the shot hurt?
It's a trade off: Modern local anesthetics can be applied with little of no discomfort. Leaving teeth in place that should be extracted can create havoc. Talk to your dentist. If you are concerned, ask dentist for referral to a qualified oral surgeon, the specialist that's trained to do this for you in the easiest manner possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can staph infected boils be deep in the skin where you can't see them but only feel them? Will you always be able to visibly see boils on the skin?
If you don't use the antibiotics to get rid of a UTI then will it be worse for you when your older?
Bad News: Untreated utis potentially causes damage and permanent scarring of the kidneys. I have seen several patients with renal failure, requiring a kidney transplant due to lack of treatment.It is not worth the risk to let it go. The benefits of therapy far outweigh the riskes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you touch someone with herpes can you prevent it before the incubation period can you just wash the part of where you touched it?
Washing usually helps: Viruses gain access through any open skin wound. If you have a cut or an insect bite it is a potential portal of entry for any type of virus to set up housekeeping and cause trouble. Of course you're not going to end up with the herpes virus unless you have direct contact. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I heard that if you have a cold sore and touch it and then touch an open wound that the wound will get infected. Is this true?
If you were to open your eyes underwater, could the water damage surface or cornea? How do you get conjunctiva on the sclwra?
If you touch a foot with athletes foot and then you happened to touch your nose, could you get the fungus in the nose, are the lungs at risk?
No: The fungi that thrive on feet are not the same ones that cause troubles in the nose. It's human to touch yourself and others; wash your hands when you can, but don't worry about spreading the athlete's foot fungi (which are common in the environment) by simple touch. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can you get hiv if you pop someone's pimple and blood gets on your nails? My nails are not the healthiest.
Blood and body fluid: One can potentially get infected with HIV with exposure to an infected person's blood or body fluid. Usually it requires a bit prolonged exposure or a single large exposure. While pus from a pimple may be considered a ' body fluid' technically, the amount of virus in a pimp,ex would be minuscule to transmit the infection with such brief exposure. An HIV antibody test in four weeks may be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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