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Fluid Leaking Groin Area Smells Bad
Strange sores on my neck and chin. Form a red dot then peel open to a round exposed area. Bad smell and leak clear fluid then get super dry. Not achne?
May be infected...: Sores that leak fluid may be infected, and those that have a bad odor may have some rather undesirable bacteria in them. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can evaluate and get one started on treatment, plus be able to give a diagnosis. Rashes are difficult to describe in words, so do need to be examined. ...Read more
Have fluids leaking out of my private everyday and how can I stop it. Also why does my v.J j smell bad why and what can I do I don't have nothing but asthma. Never been pregnant
Hello.: Hello. It is normal for women to have vaginal secretions. They may be clear to white. The secretions can become thicker or thinner. The amount of secretions will change throughout your cycle. Healthy vaginal secretions should not have an bad odor. If you have a vaginal discharge with a bad odor, I recommend that you be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
Hi I had a sebaceous cyst drained over two weeks ago, it is still leaking fluid and has started to smell really bad. How do I get rid of the smell?
Depends: If the wound is open, keep it clean with soap and water, and pack the wound with moist gauze at least 2x/day. If the wound is not open, it needs to be opened. In either case, see the doctor that drained it, or a general surgeon. If the skin is red, see someone today, even of it means going to the ER. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I sweat a lot in my groin area and my groin smells quite bad. This happens daily. Can trimming pubic hair help the smell? What else can help?
Hygiene: Simlpe as showering regularly should help but who knows until you are seen in the flesh. Certain infections may be treatable so go see a doctor. ...Read more
Does ascites fluid leak into the groin area after a hernia repair if you have cirrhosis with ascites.
I'm 27 weeks and since last night I have been leaking what smells like pet pee please tell me this isn't ameotic fluid?
I have a groin rash. I doesn't itchy. Smells bad. When I'm having shower if I rub it with water dirt or dust or some kind of a thing peels off. ..
Could be tinea cruri: Could be treated with topical antifungal. It is prudent to have your doctor see it. ...Read more
Why does my belly button leak a yellowish clear fluid off and on that smells. Have had 6 belly surgeries.3 that involed insions thru the belly button.?
Not normal: This is difficult to say without more history and an exam, but it is certainly not normal. Possibilities include a non-healing wound down in the base of the belly button, a cyst from trapped skin that resulted from the healing after the most recent surgery, or, perhaps, infection of artificial material left in the incision (sutures, mesh, etc.). Please see the most recent surgeon soon! ...Read more
My ears keep leaking wax and I still have some wax in my ear and it smells bad. I took medicine a week ago, and my ear hurts so do I go to a hospital?
See A Doctor Now: You have not included important information such as the duration of symptoms, medication taken, doctor care already received, etc. With that said, smelly earwax and pain suggest infection. Examination is needed to determine whether this is an external ear (aka swimmer's ear) vs. Middle ear infection because each is treated differently. See your doctor NOW for prompt evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Hi, I have a really sore red weepy patch between my legs. In the groin crease. This patch smells really bad and seems to be spreading to my belly fold?
Candidiasis: Could be an excoriated candidal infection. Get the area evaluated and properly diagnosed so the correct treatment can occur. Best wishes. ...Read more
Am I leaking amniotic fluid or is it discharge? 38 weeks, sched C-section 5/6, clear fluid have to change underwear, smells normal vagina, very thin
Help, im uncirumized, clean good daily, after shower 1-2 hours a bad smell starts appearing, after I wake up it becomes worse, also there precum leak why: (?
Great you are practicing good hygiene. Precum only comes following sexual stimulation. If you notice a bad
odor, try wshinf the head of the penis with mild solution of baking powder In water. This helps if you have fungus infection, alternatively get an antifungal oitment from a pharmacy and apply a dad to tha head of the penis nitely for 3-4 days. If no reponce, see a doctor ...Read more
See your PCP: You might have an infection. Please see your doctor. ...Read more
I have an antifreeze leak. I can smell the fumes when I drive. I know ingestion is bad, but is inhalation of fumes dangerous to my body? If so, how?
It sure can: The symptoms of urinary tract infection include frequency (going a lot), urgency (needing to go right now, and sometimes leaking) and burning. Sometimes there is a foul odor to the urine as well. If left untreated, utis can turn into kidney infections and worse. You should go see your doc to be properly evaluated and treated for this. ...Read more
I am 40 weeks+5days pregnant and I am leaking fluid from urther (urine hole) the smell is not like urine and I am not leaking all the time only in th?
Amniotic leak in most term pregnancy is a prelude for going into labor.
At 40w5d gestation with leakage of fluid that is not like urine, it is probably your amniotic fluid. You did not describe fetal movement, contraction or bleeding. You need to be seen at the hospital for evaluation and augmentation or induction of labor. ...Read more
I'm pregnant I'm in my third trimester and I smell this strong smell of ammonia am I leaking amnotic fluid?
38wks and I'm leaking small amount of sticky fluid.? Bit of a smell to it but its clear. Intersourse also felt really different last night?
Discharge: Make appointment with your PCP soon. Need to rule out infection. ...Read more
The line across the back of my head leaks fluid so much my hair is wet, I lost my sense of taste and smell, my nose is always stuffed up?
Fluid: I am not sure exactly where you are leaking fluid from the back of your head, but it is not normal! Get checked. ...Read more
Causes of my crotch blister? The blisters have pus inside, what can be? And how I can cure this? My groin smell bad but I don feel any itchy.
Infection: This is perhaps a question that serves as the very definition of when one needs to go to the doctor. Your sores need to be examined and possibly tested and you need to be on prescription medication. Please get to your family doctor urgently. ...Read more
I have a sebaceous cyst on the back of my neck that is leaking a clear fluid that has a nasty smell. Is this normal?
Yes: When get infected will have pain also, get it removed or drained a simple office procedure. ...Read more
I'm 39weeks pregnant. I have been leaking a yellow/white fluid for 2 days it has a sweet smell. Today I have had strong contractions which have stopped?
I leak pre ejaculate fluid when I talk to women Idk why. What are some tips I can follow to prevent the smell of it from lasting 2-3 days?
Pre-ejaculation: Seepage/flow is normal with sexual stimulation. Routine hygiene, like showering once a day should prevent any odor. Change underwear twice a day if you are easily stimulated. ...Read more
13w2d pregnant wet vagina not enough to moist underwear. Clear & no smell. Is it normal? Cold temperature using many layers. Sweat? Leaking fluid?
Testing: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more
What kind of damage takes places when abscessed serosanguineous fluid fills up internally (pelvis 2 lungs) due 2 anastamotic leak left untreated 6days?
Sepsis: The biggest risk is systemic infection where the infection spreads to the blood stream and starts causing severe inflammation and organ system dysfunction. Infected fluid in the abdomen can also lead to scarring in the abdomen called adhesions. Sorry that you are having to deal with that. ...Read more
My left ear is slowly leaking a clear fluid. It doesn't smell like anything. Ear feels numb. Should I seek medical attention?
Yes: It is important to know what and where the fluid is coming from-middle or outer ear. Also your doctor may want to culture the fluid. ...Read more