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Is Mrsa Painful
I have an abcess on my face that has drained by itself TWICE but keeps growing, now it is painful. My daughter has had MRSA before. Should I seek attn?
Painful abcesses armpits 3 times in 3 months drained mrsa now there back one doctor mentioned hidrentitis supportiva was likely if came back what now?
I continually get boils or large raised bumps that are painful to touch on my inner thighs. They usually resolve in about 7-10 days. Is this possibly ca-mrsa?
Yes: But they may be due to other things. When they come up again, show them to your doctor and perhaps a specific diagnosis will be possible. ...Read more
I have a history of MRSA & mysterious skin infections. I got bite a day ago and now it's swollen, red, hard and painful. Should I be worried?
Yes.: With those symptoms, you should go to Emergency Room for immediate evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Have a painful red welt on my bottom in the same spot where i had shingles a few years ago. Also have history of mrsa. Watch how long be4 making an appt?
I work in ltc. I had a pimple inside my nose, it never went away and now is like a hard rock, very painful.Smaller than a pea. No drainage. Mrsa?
I was diagnosed with MRSA about a week ago, put on antibiotics and the site drained a few days later. I've developed a painful swollen lymph node in the groin area. It's oddly shaped. Should I go back in or give my body time? I'm still on antibiotics.
Go back in: You need to have this node evaluated as it is unusual to develop new nodes while you are on antibiotics. This may be an abscess that needs drainage. Make sure that you are also doing other things to prevent the spread of MRSA including using Hibiclens as a body wash, sanitizing everything in the bathroom with bleach/water combination and using Bactroban ointment in the nose for two weeks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hist of MRSA hospitalized for 6 days once. Have quarter size cyst inside leg.very painful. Nausea weakness. Should I let it pop on its on or go to Er.
Have had Hidradenitis supportiva in armpits several times last year with MRSA been clear 5 mths. Now painful large lump between anus and vagina.
How can I tell if MRSA is gone? It's not sore, but it is quite red around drain incision and pulses off and on (not painful) can't tell if it's warm
Question unclear: You may not be able to tell if the organism is "gone". You may have to wait until the area has healed up to know if the infection has resolved. It is not clear whether the treatment was just incision and drainage or involved antibiotics. This is a complex subject and need more information to answer your question accurately. ...Read more
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