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If You Get A Blister Should You Pop It
Not likely unless: You have inadequate blood circulation on your feet. But if you have diabetes or other condition that might impair healing, you might develop a serious staph infection. Make sure it is clean and keep it elevated if there is any swelling. If you develop any redness, see a doctor right away. Make sure you are up to date on tetanus immunization. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes, but rarely: Gangrene comes from an infection which invades quickly into tissue from a break in the skin or other body defenses. Not all bacteria can do this, but certain soil and gut bacteria can. A blister still has an intact dermal layer beneath the blister which provides some defense. ...Read more
Rest: Apply vaseline to blister until healed and try to stay off your feet whenever possible so that they can heal. ...Read more
Can i put dry ice on blood blisters forming on my scrotum to get rid of them? I'm getting blood blisters & have been popping them, but they keep coming back. Some dried out & formed skin bumps. Itchy.
Here are some ...: Please stop popping them, which may just some senile harmless hemangioma and tend to occur in some men as they age. To verify what they are and how to handle them, seek pro-evaluation and counseling once for all so to ease and benefit life down the road. On the way to see doc, bring the detailed Hx of the concerned symptoms and signs for analysis + exams ... ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If more blisters are popping up everyday and the pain is increasing should I get my burn looked at again? It's a second degree burn caused by dropping a pot of hot soup on my foot and ankle. I am also 24 weeks pregnant.
I have had this pimple on my leg and I think it turned into a blister and it wasn't popped is this a result from not popping?
Does herpetic wit low hurt on hands without popping the blisters? Or does it burn only when you pop the blister? Need to know
It will hurt: It will hurt no matter what you do. I recommend BHT (butylated hydroxytoluene)--a food preservative anti-oxidant in a dose of 2,000 mg per day (split the dose throughout the day). Download a free e-book, "Wipe out Herpes with BHT." Also, apply DMSO topically, available from a health food store or animal supply (or on line). DMSO will dry up topical lesions rapidly, painlessly. ...Read more
I've been getting tiny water blister on my hands and they've finally stopped popping up so much but now im getting them on my feet. What could this be?
A number of causes: These can be tough to distinguish and need to be tested. With such blisters that seem to spread from hand to feet there needs to be more info about them. This includes culture of the fluid in the blisters and a biopsy of the skin with the blister. Your doc will most likey an rx of a topical cream. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not sure if I have a cold sore or just a blister from popping my small lip pimple too hard. When popped hard whit puss came out now yellow blister?
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