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I am 30 n getting hair boils regularly from past 3 years please help me i m from india kindly suggest permanent cure of it. Changed lots of dr. But no?

I am 30 n getting hair boils regularly from past 3 years please help me i m from india kindly suggest permanent cure of it. Changed lots of dr. But no?

Boils: If these are true furuncles(boils) and are coming in clusters, you may need a course of antibiotics effective against the staphyloccus bacterium to stop the repeated infections. Discuss this with your physician. ...Read more

Boil (Definition)

A boil is an infected epidermoid cyst of the skin. Usually related to sebaceous glands, which secrete waxy/oily lubricant ...Read more


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How to cure in grown hair boils in grown hair boils and get rid if the pain

Address the hair: If these are caused by ingrown hairs in a person with curly hair, at some point you need to address the hair. There are shaving techniques if this is facial and possible laser treatments to be added to a skin care program. See your dermatologist. ...Read more

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Do hair boils in pubic area get mistaken for gential warts?

Not likely: The appearance of warts and boils are distinctly different. An expert in skin diseases should have trouble distinquishing the two conditions. Genital warts look like warts would and boils are inflammed tender bumps. ...Read more

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How do you treat an ingrown hair boil once it's opened and the puss is releasing?

How do you treat an ingrown hair boil once it's opened and the puss is releasing?

Antibiotic: Sometimes the infection resolves if drainage is complete. To be sure, physician needs to examine it. Antibiotics may be needed. ...Read more

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I have had this ingrown hair boil for the last 6 days and I have had 2 amoxillins but its not going please help?

I have had this ingrown hair boil for the last 6 days and I have had 2 amoxillins but its not going please help?

Removal: An ingrown hair may be causing a localized inflammatory reaction rather than an actual infection that would be treated by antibiotics. The hair should be extracted from the skin, and that should relieve the inflammation. ...Read more

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Heavy hair fall with boils in head?

Heavy hair fall with boils in head?

Dissectingcellulitis: This condition is sometimes bacteria-related, and you probably need to get this cultured.If the culture shows staph or other infection, it may respond to oral antibiotics like the combo of Cephalexin and Rifampin for many weeks. Other treatments are available if there's no infection. ...Read more

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I don't no if I have an engrown hair or a boil its on my private area I have had engrown hairs but this one is big kinda hard n squishy what is it. ?

Likely a boil: It sounds as though you are describing a boil, which is an infected hair follicle. If it is a boil it will be tender. You can look on Google Images to see pictures of boils(But not pretty to look at). Herpes can also look like a raised area that usually causes a blister and ulcerates. Again>Google Images. If a boil, warm compresses will help it drain. If not improving see Dr. ...Read more

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I have a problem think I have a ingrown hair or a boil on my virginia?

Common problem: Ingrown hair in female genital area are mostly due to hair shaving or use of tight panties. There are ways you can remove ingrown hair with the right forceps and a mirror as ended. If there is redness or swelling it may indicate infection, fir which you may need an oral or topical antibiotic. ...Read more

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