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How Can You Get The Infection Out Of A Lobe
Lobe of what?: If you are referring to a lobe of a lung, resolution of the infection with antibiotics will generally result in the body resorbing the inflammatory exudates without permanent discernible damage. If you are referring to an earlobe, treatment with hot compresses and possibly antibiotics may be needed. If it is a lobe of another organ, be specific and reframe your question. Good luck. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
I have had my 3rd lobe piercing for about a year now. It recently got slightly swollen. Is it possible for it to be an infection?
My 4yo ear lobes are crusty.About a month ago I took off her earrings and they healed. But the infection keeps reoccurring without any earrings on??
Possible MRSA: Methicillin-resistant staph aureus (MRSA) has become more and more common over the past 10 years. It commonly causes skin infections or lesions that won't heal or resolve on their own. It is particularly common in young children. MRSA skin infections can have a variety of appearances but commonly causes crusty lesions. It can be cured with antibiotics by mouth that are safe in children. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I pierced my ear two months ago and I have an infection. Now my ear lobe feels hard and dry, the skin looks wrinkly. What should I do?
See a doctor or: dermatologist to determine if it is an infection or an eczematous reaction. ...Read more
How can I know if I have a swollen lymph node or a paraganglioma below the ear lobe. The swell is about 3cm and it doesn't hurt. I have no infections?
Got my ears pierced aboit 2 weeks ago. Now they're really tender and painful and I've discovered a swollen gland right below ear lobe. Is it infection?
Otitis externa: very likely it is.Please see a doctor right away.You need antibiotics ASAP.if the infection spreads,you will be in terrible pain.not to scare you,seek medical help. ...Read more
I think iv an ear infection. Iv pain, loss of hearing, lump under ear lobe. All of this is in my right ear. How long will it take to go away ?
How do I know if have vertigo or a bad ear infection? Diagnosed with vertigo a few days ago but now feeling pain to the touch below right ear lobe. Also bump behind right ear, and soreness on bottom of skull on right side. Started with a rash on the right
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