Doctor insights on:
Infected Nose Ring Bump
My fully healed nose piercing with a bump on it started bleeding while I was cleaning it. Is it infected?
How do i know if my nose piercing is infected or if it is rejecting? I got it pierced six months ago and it has almost constantly had a tiny red bump
Red bump: This may not be an actual infection because of lack of pus drainage. It may be a chronic inflammation in view of the redness or a type of foreign body reaction. Leave the nose ring out, apply warm soaks and apply an antibacterial cream once daily. See your physician if redness persists, drainage develops or swelling worsens. ...Read more
The bump next to my nose ring has gone down but now it's left like a open wound kind of . What can I do ?
I have had a. Nose ring for 5 months, it is infected and the Opening of the ring is stuck inside the piercing, what should I do?
SERIOUS PROBLEM: Please see physician. If stud grows into skin it may need to be cut out. Nasal jewelry could be aspirated into lungs or swallowed. A number of types of bacterial infections are possible (red,swollen, warm, tender, painful w malodorous drainage). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I took my nose ring out because it was swollen and painful I think it was infected how king can I keep my nose ring out before the hole closes?
Please get this: medically evaluated. The evaluating physician will be in a better position to answer this. Take care. ...Read more
I think my nose ring is starting to become infected. What would you recommend my next course of action should be?
Hypertrophic scar?: see physician.Get a more detailed answer ›
May be a: hypertrophic scar. Please see dermatologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
Removed nose ring piercing as infected and not improving despite cream and fluoxicillin. How can I now avoid abscess?
See doc.: Whenever a treatment is not working or starting to work after 2-3 days, get checked again and/or call the doc today. You may be on the wrong medication or actually having problems from the meds. Creams can cause local reactions in some people and complicate the picture as it can be hard to tell if an infection is getting worse or the cream is causing increased symptoms not due to infection. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Nose ring bump inside nose
- Nose ring infection bump
- Bump around nose ring
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Infected nose piercing bump inside nose
- What is the bump next to my nose ring?
- How to get rid of the bump on your nose ring?
- Different nose ring types
- Talk to a infectious disease specialist online