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Is Staph Painful
A couple days ago i noticed a pain on my inner right leg, i also noticed a bump with red surrounding it. Its pretty painful, maybe staph?
C shaped, deep red/purple rash to bil armpits. Has "rope burn' appearance-poss staph/strep inf.- extremely painful -how to relieve discomfort?
I have a staph infected area on my jawline. Below my jawline on lt side I have lump the size of a quarter. Very painful. What should I do?
See a doctor.: Have you seen a doctor, who diagnosed the staph infection? If so, you should have been put on some oral antibiotics, unless the symptoms were not this severe at the time. The painful lump is an enlarged lymph node, reacting to fight the infection. You need medical evaluation and antibiotics. ...Read more
Small pimple on groin for 4 days...grew and became painful and very red...on bactrim now in case it's staph...is it rare to spread to blood.scared?
MRSA: It sounds as if you are being treated for furunculosis caused by a strain (USA 300) of Staphylococcus aureus that is resistant to methicillin (MRSA), and this is quite appropriate. It would be unusual to see this become a bloodstream infection, although nothing is impossible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My right lymph node is swollen and it is painful, but it does not hurt when i swallow i also just got over a staph infection. What could cause this?
I think I might have a staph infection. I had a group of red bumps on my leg and all of them but one didn't go away, now it's swollen, red, painful. ?
Skin infections: You should have your leg evaluated by your doc, of which you may need an antibiotic. Till you get to see your doc, keep the area clean with soap & water, dry it & if the skin is open, use topical Neosporin, which could cut down the amount of infection. Take Aleve or Motrin to help with the pain and inflammation. Do not wait to see your doc, these are only temporizing measures. ...Read more
Help regaining sense of smell 64 year-old male gradually losing sense of smell. Are there tests to determine causes-polyps, surgical procedures, non-allopathic remedies.
Have had occasional staph infections inside nostrils-fairly painful bumps that res
My 17 year old dtr has staph. Second round of antibiotics. Painful eruptions on upper leg and groin. What can I do?
Anti staph measures: If staphylococcus is becoming a frequent problem, she and others may be colonized. Sometimes, everybody needs to be treated, mupiricin placed in the nose as it's a frequent place for colonization, and clorox baths (1/4 cup clorox added to a full bath) to eliminate body carriage. Talk with your doc about anti staphylococcus measures before starting. ...Read more
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