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Huge Pimple With Gray Pus
Pus: Omg! You should never try to express an acne lesion. Frankly, if you're having pustules, you need to get on some reasonable oral and topical medicine to prevent these. There is no excuse for using two thumb surgery for this problem. It just causes scars which can be very extensive. ...Read more
I've got a spot but it's not a spot, it's some sort of cut that looks like a pimple plus pus. What is it?
Can't say: This would need to be visualized to answer that. ...Read more
Is it normal to get a pimple on the areola? Because I just got it today and it's very painful even when I squeezed it white pus came out of it
Small pimple on viagina. Hurts alitte. It has pus/white stuff and goes away but comes back when its moist or not properly cleaned. Neverhadsex. Normal?
Bartholinitis: You have an infection of a vaginal gland use hot soaks and check with your doctor for further treatment. ...Read more
When I get a pimple it get pus but once the tip of pus leave it get darker and just leave a cover bump why? What can I do to get the whole pimple out?
Comedone: A pimple is full of oil. Unless really infected it is not pus that is there. It is oil. When you push it out, you leave a sore. Two things can happen, like any wound eschar forms. On the other hand, not all of the component comes out and the surface of the remaining content which is oil is oxidized and forms the black substance or the blackhead. ...Read more
Scientific Rx: Topical benzoyl peroxide is the best way to manage acne and keep pimples from forming. Once formed, leave them alone or if there is a single large one, use a warm compress. If benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, get with your physician for help managing acne, which a serious chronic disease that eventually self-cures. ...Read more
Pimple with white pus, so I popped it and now it has clear fluid inside. Is this a pimple or herpes?
Pimple that has thick pus and blood. Sometimes deep. Doesn't heal quickly either. Mostly occurs when stressed. What is it?
Probably exactly: That...sometimes stress can cause severe acne breakouts or intense individual pimples.Sounds like that might be what it is. Do you always get it in the same place? Extra care to your skin-cleansing with a salicylic acid cleanser, and a deep cleanser like a charcoal cleanser several times a week- with the addition of a prescription acne medication may help tame your breakouts. See your doc for an Rx. ...Read more
I have pimple with a petfect Ring around it. Without pus. In my left cheek (if im sitting oppsite you) It been 3 days now.
I notice a pimple in my arm with pus so I pop it and clean it great it look smaller then a week later the pimple came back with more pus now what?
Needs a culture: It is important with recurrent infections to culture the lesion as there are some infections our body may need a little help clearing with either topical and/or oral antibiotics. ...Read more
I squeezed a pimple on side of forhead (bad, I know!) didn't get any pus out-just blood. Now it's 10x worse! Need to heal it fast! It's puffy! Help! ?
Pimple like thing on behind for 3days. Popped it, keeps refilling w/ very thick white pus. Very painful. Doesn't stay down. No hair seen, possiblities?
MRSA: Could be MRSA infection. Would be advisable to have evaluated in the next 24 hrs. ...Read more
There appeared a pimple like thing near my pubic area. Few weeks ago it popped and pus and blood came out. Now its 4weeks its not healed. What is it?
Possible infections: If the lesion has not healed it could be either a residual scar or a persistent infection. In either case it would be good to see a Physician to have it evaluated completely ...Read more
Smush a little bit of garlic juice on your pimple and leave it on as long as you’d like.
Unlikely: This would be an unlikely presentation for breast cancer, particularly at your age. It is most likely just a pimple, an infected cyst, or possibly a small abscess. However, if there is a persistent mass that doesn't go away, excising it might help take care of it as well as rule out some form of cancer. ...Read more
Depends: If this thing is large, enlarging rapidly or causing serious signs or symptoms (nausea, vomiting, pain up the leg, pain way out of proportion to the lesion, high fever, etc.) you should see someone. Otherwise a warm compress a few times a day, a bandage and good hygiene should resolve this. ...Read more
Is it normal to have pimple like around the bikini line and I squirt and blood or brown pus comes out?
Not normal: Sounds like you have either ingrown hair with reaction, or boils. Have this seen by a doctor and perhaps cultured and treated if necessary. Hope it clears up soon. ...Read more
Hi I was wondering what does it mean when you get random pimples with pus in them around your body and they hurt?
Currently have a bump in my lower back. Pimple/Cyst-Like, occasional pus. No growth, but has existed for half a year.?
Get examined: This needs to be examined and possibly drained. ...Read more
What do you recommend if I have a pimple that's right above t eyebrow and is huge but it has no pus. Can anyone help me?
Procedure: You will most likely need to have it evaluated. It may not be a "pimple" if it is that large. ...Read more