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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?

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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I get a boil/hair bump in same exact spot in groin after Brazilian wax. Why? Not herpes.

I get a boil/hair bump in same exact spot in groin after Brazilian wax. Why? Not herpes.

Grooming: Grooming of the pubic hair area may be a risk factor for developing skin infections from herpes, molluscum contagiosum and bacterial skin infections such as folliculitis. One can also get contact dermatitis from the wax. As you can imagine, one must take precautions or use other methods if problems are caused. Meds are available for most complications see your MD. ...Read more

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Hey there so i recently noticed this red bump on my neck. i am not 100% sure if it is a ingrown hair or a boil? and has a lump under it forming.

Hey there so i recently noticed this red bump on my neck. i am not 100% sure if it is a ingrown hair or a boil? and has a lump under it forming.

Need a look & feel..: It is essential to have a direct look at and feel on it after reviewing the specifics, relevance, and sequence of events of this lump and its potentially related symptoms over time, although clinically it may be just a lump related with sebaceous gland of hair follicle. How to have the related things for its good care done correctly? Follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more

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I had a baby in aug, since then I have been experiencing extreme fatigue, mood swings, hair loss, and boil after boil. Please help. Thank you!

I had a baby in aug, since then I have been experiencing extreme fatigue, mood swings, hair loss, and boil after boil. Please help. Thank you!

Seek medical: Some people experience large mood and even physical changes after having a baby. Some of this can be triggered by hormonal changes, but when symptoms are severe they warrant medical evaluation and consulting with a clinical psychologist or psychiatrist to rule out post-partum depression. For more: http://www.Cpancf.Com/articles_files/postpartumdepression.Asp there is help! ...Read more

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Boil/hair bump on the lip of my vagina & i often itch i'm unable 2 c my primary doctor/gyn cuz im obese & in a wheelchair don't have lift 2 put me?

Boil/hair bump  on the lip of my vagina & i often itch  i'm unable 2  c my primary doctor/gyn cuz im obese & in a wheelchair don't have lift  2 put me?

Obesity: Call ambulance directly, not through 911 and ask them, how they can help. They will cooperate with firefighters to get you downstairs. Social worker from your primary care also can help. ...Read more

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Have boils in hair, causes severe itching. It getting automatically cured and coming again. what might be the reason and remedies to cure this.

Furunculosis: The boils in your scalp represent an inflammation of hair follicles. The treatment consists of appropriate shampoos/topicals and oral antibiotics. This condition can be challenging and requires the expertise of a Dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have a ingrow. hair. looks like a boil it is on my bikini line hurts to walk what can i use to reduce the swollen can i use. corn/callus remover?

No U need Md care. .: Get in 2 C Ur PCP. Antibiotics & even draining may B needed. If U do nothing it may run its course, but also may lead 2 serious infection &/or septicemia. ...Read more

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From india, there was a dead bat in my office.Should i be worried about ebola or rabies, as small amount of thick liquid in my hair near an opencut boil?

From india, there was a dead bat in my office.Should i be worried about ebola or rabies, as small amount of thick liquid in my hair near an opencut boil?

Infections: Ebola case count as of 3 OCT 2014: Guinea – 1,119. Liberia – 3,834, Sierra Leone – 2,437, Nigeria (local cases) – 20, and travel associated cases- Senegal -1 & US – 1. India – 0 (zero). So please scratch Ebola off your list of fears. Rabies, on the other hand, can be found in India. ...Read more

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If vaginal hair is plucked and there is boil, what can we do?

If you have an: Actual boil i would see your physician for evaluation ; treatment. ...Read more