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Can you get pimples in your mouth?

Can you get pimples in your mouth?

Abscess not pimple: A "pimple" located on the gums several (5-8) millimeters away from the gumline would often be a nerve that has gone bad in the tooth and either root canal treatment or tooth removal are recommended treatment. If it is located close to the gumline, then that is a periodontal (gum) abscess. See your dentist if you have any swelling in your mouth. ...Read more

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

A common skin condition that causes red or white raised pimples, especially on the face, chest and back. Caused when the sebaceous glands in the skin ...Read more


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Can you get frostbite in your ears?

Can you get frostbite in your ears?

Yes: By frostbite in your ears i assume that you mean of the helix and concha the external parts of the ear. It is a common area to develop frostbite if not well protected. Fortunately it is structure with excellent circulation so recovers well. Concern is the potential of exposure of the cartilage and infection. Seek further care. ...Read more

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Can you get eczema in your mouth?

Can you get eczema in your mouth?

No: Is this a hypothetical question, or do you have something wrong in your mouth? See a DR if you do. ...Read more

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Can u get shingles in your ear?

Can u get shingles in your ear?

Shingles on ear: Yes. It can be localized to the outer ear or be a serious problem that causes facial pain, facial weakness and hearing loss. If you have shingles of the ear, you need to see an otolaryngologist and get a hearing test. Shingles present in nerve distributions, so you would also want to be sure that it does not involve the eye if upper part of face is involoved. ...Read more

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Can u get shingles in your ear?

Can u get shingles in your ear?

Yes: The hated ramsey-hunt syndrome is shingles involving the ear, and able to paralyze half of the face, cause intense pain, and produce dizziness and hearing loss. You need to be under a physician's care if you have this. ...Read more

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Can you get an infection in your beard?

Can you get an infection in your beard?

Yes but....: There is a condition known as pseudofolliculitis barbae (pfb) which can look like an infection (folliculitis). Pfb or shaving bumps is a foreign body inflammatory reaction involving papules and pustules from shaving. Pustules and abscess formation can also occur from secondary infection. The cause of pfb is ingrown hairs from shaving too close. African americans are at a higher risk for pfb. ...Read more

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Please tell me can ear plugs get wedged in your ears if you sleep on your side?

Please tell me can ear plugs get wedged in your ears if you sleep on your side?

Possibly: If the ear plug is small enough that is possible. Why do you wear ear plugs at time of sleep? That is the more important question. Doing this may eventually cause irritation of the ear canal skin and could lead to external otitis, infection of the skin of the external ear canal. ...Read more

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Can you get a yeast infection in your ear?

Can you get a yeast infection in your ear?

Yeast infection: Yes, this can happen, but is not usual. ...Read more

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Can you get the STI crabs in your nose?

Can you get the STI crabs in your nose?

Possible: Crabs usually infect the pubic area, and itching is the chief complaint in adults. They can also infect the armpit areas as well. The scalp is usually spared. In hairy individuals, virtually any hair-bearing area can be affected, so attachment to nasal hairs by the louse is conceivable. ...Read more

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What can you do to remove pimples and blackheads in your forehead?

What can you do to remove pimples and blackheads in your forehead?

Blackhead treatments: The most effective treatment for blackheads is a prescription retinoid, including retin a (tretinoin) or differin. Over-the-counter treatments are available including retinol, but are usually not as effective. Other treatments that help, to a small degree, unclog pores include: salicylic acid, glycolic acid, and benzoyl peroxide. ...Read more

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Can you get melanoma on your ear or head?

Can you get melanoma on your ear or head?

Yes: The most common areas for melanoma are the sun exposed areas. The back, arms, neck and scalp are the most common areas. ...Read more

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Can you get scabies in your hair?

Can you get scabies in your hair?

Yes: Scabies, lice, and crabs are all parasites that can infest hair covered areas of the body. Scabies usually burrow under the skin leaving itchy red tracks. Lice and their eggs attach to the hair. Crabs often are compared to moving dandruff. Each is treated differently. If you have scabies, you will need to obtain a prescription from your doctor. ...Read more

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Can you get a boil in your rectum?

Can you get a boil in your rectum?

Yes you can: Yes you can get a boil in your rectum. ...Read more

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Can you suggest how to get rid of an ear ache?

Can you suggest how to get rid of an ear ache?

See your PCP: for evaluation, treatment or referral to a specialist ENT. ...Read more

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Can you have a pimple in your mouth?

Can you have a pimple in your mouth?

Yes: This can be either a mucocele (fluid filled) or even a fistula which can be from a tooth infection. Have this checked by a dentist to verify. ...Read more

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Can you get BV in your mouth?

Can you get BV in your mouth?

NO BV in the mouth: Bacterial vaginosis is a condition where the vagina is colonized with a collection of bacteria that can cause symptoms (increased discharge, odor are primary). The mouth also has bacteria and if symptoms similar to BV appear in the mouth, poor hygiene is likely. Brush the teeth and use mouthwash. ...Read more

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more


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Facial Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more