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Have extreme pain on back over left lung during deep breath/pressure, yellow/green nasal discharge, boils on taint, large painful bump on rear of neck?
Getting green pus filled small boils on my lip and chin since a week. It's very painful. Mouth is also dry. What could the boils mean? Any treatment?
Ur dr needs to C it: You want to make sure that your lesions are not infected, and from your comment that you see green pus present in boils indicates that it needs immediate attention. So don't delay in seeing your doctor, so that they can tell you what your next step is. They may need to use stronger medications to help you control the infection/ inflammation. So just follow what they say to do. ...Read more
I have large boils. Busted one with brownish green blood pus and had foul odor. Should I be worried? Have holes from others too.
What to do I break out with boils i gusse they are if i squeez them the will turn purple and red then i pop it and grren stuff comes out i got 9scars from this what is this
Hello. : Hello. It sounds like you may be getting bacterial infections of your skin. Staphylococcus aureus is often the cause. You can place warm compresses on the boil, replacing as it cools down for 20 to 30 minutes at a time every few hours. However, since this is a recurrent problem for you, recommend that you see your regular doctor or a dermatologist to determine the cause. Don't cut it open. I know it is hard to resist squeezing them but that can cause the infection to spread. So don't squeeze the boils either. If you get redness and warmth in the surrounding skin - it could be a sign of cellulitis. If the boil is very large or doesn't resolve within a few days, recommend getting is seen more promptly. If you develop a fever in reaction to the boil - than you need to get immediate care. Don't know your age or health, but if you are diabetic or immune compromised for another reasons, you should not delay in getting seen. Take care. ...Read more
Cooking no change: Leafy green veggies have lots of good stuff for our bodies. You can continue eating them. Try to eat a consistent amount though. If you vary the amount you eat, your level of vitamin k will jack up and down, which will make your inr yo-yo. So eating a steady amount of leafy greens will help prevent this and you can keep getting the good healthy veggie benefits too, . ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My armpit boil has been lanced and packed, but I have green stuff coming out from the side of the packing, should I pull it out?
Depends...: If the boil was just lanced, you do not want to remove. The packing helps keep the wound open so it can drain. ...Read more
I have a boil in my armpit it's been draining for about two weeks and now the pus is green what should I do please help!
I had a boil that burst the puss was foul smelling & was yellow green & brown. It left a hole about 1/2 in deep i was wondering how i should care 4 it?
Seek medical treatme: You may have an infected sebaceous gland which has burst open. It will require local cleaning and dressing to help it heal. This is best does with the help of a nurse or a primary care/family doctor. These is some small risk that you may need oral antibiotics if the infection does not settle down with local care(dressing change daily and local antibiotics . ...Read more