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Lump On Shoulder With Smelly Pus
Hubby has two painless lumps one on back other on shoulder. Shoulder lump when pressed had foul smell pus in it. Back lump is large in size. What it is?
See Doctor Now: Shaving produces microscopic trauma to the skin, allows any bacteria present to invade hair follicles causing infection (Folliculitis). Infection can spread, produce pus & require antibiotics. Need to bathe with soap/water prior to shaving, use shaving cream or gel to limit trauma, use clean razor & change after 2-3 shaves to prevent recurrence. See doctor now for correct diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more
I have a lump filled with blood and pus. Hurts when I poke it. Had it since 2006. Sometimes does hurt and the lump shrinks, but it's noticeable.
Go see doctor: Go see your doctor and get evaluation and then treatment plan ...Read more
I have a pea sized lump on my back and its painful. Few years back also I had same lump on same place, pus came out and for few years I was fine. Help!
I have little little hard lumps in whole armpit and there is no pus and no pain in the lumps? And its from 3 years
Hard bumps: You may have tiny cysts called milium. See a dermatologist for a diagnosis and discuss how they can be removed if they bother you. ...Read more
I have a lump/bump on my chest and it has gotten bigger in the last year now it hurts but no pus is coming out what can it be?
Get it examined: Could be cyst, lipoma or something else. Needs to be examined to determine what the best therapy is. ...Read more
I have got about 50 or 60 lumps on my back can you tell me what you think it is the are big and really sore and some have got pus in them?
Sebaceuos cyst: Glands in the skin that keep skin lubricated produce an oily substance called sebum. Some people are predisposed to enlargement of the glands and formation of cysts that then get infected. See your doctor for treatment, as skin infections are often due to stapph bacteri, and now it is not uncommon to have a resistant staph call mrsa. ...Read more
Various hard lumps randomly forming in vaginal area. Most recent started soft then turned hard, now has blood under the surface but no pus.
Needs to be seen: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. Folliculitis is one possibility. Yeast is a possibility and over the counter fungal cream will fix it. Trauma from recent intercourse if possible. Herpes is an std which can cause this. Other possibilities too. Schedule an exam. ...Read more
I keep getting lumps that look similar to boils/cysts. One of them recently went down to the size of a pea but It won't completely heal. Pus refills it?
Location?: The location of the "Lump" makes a difference. If in the area of Sweat Glands (axilla or groin) then likely should be treated with an antibiotic. Don't squeeze or in any way "Manipulate" these lumps that will make them worse and spread the infection. See your local physician. ...Read more
Hi there, I'm having lumps on my groin area and my armpits which produces pus and swell up and causes pain after a few days if I irritate them. What do you think it could be? This has been going on from when I was 16. I am 21 now. Thank you
Hidradenitis: What you describe is most suggestive of Hidradenitis suppurutiva which is a condition of recurrent skin infections usually from a bacteria called staph aureus. Treatment often consists of aggressive daily hygeine with antibacterial scrubs and potentially a nasal or oral antibiotic as well to reduce recurrence rates. A family doc, internist or dermatologist can diagnose and treat this condition. ...Read more
Means: You should be in a doctors office. ...Read more
See your doctor: You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more
Lump under your arm: Is most likely an infected sebaceous cyst or an abscess. It has ruptured and may heal on its own if you keep it very clean. Unfortunately, with the rising prevalence of MRSA (Methicillin resistant Strep aurea), you may need antibiotics, and/or further opening by a physician. I suggest that you have this evaluated at an Urgent Care center. ...Read more
I have lumps in my armpit but they swell up and pop with pus coming out then after a week comes back again?
Infection of the:
Sweat glands. Treatment depend how serious is the infection. See a skin doctor.
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I have a lump under my arm I have had it for years sometimes is swells a hurts. If I push on it pus and blood come out what can it be.
What causes constant cystic eruption in the same area of the face that doesn't spread? When I relieve pus, pus forms a new lump next to old one?
I have a lump on my pubic area and it's filled up with pus and blood it's painful to touch. I've popped many times and used Detol to keep it clean?
Sebaceous cyst?: This is probably a sebaceous cyst that is repeatedly getting infected. Or perhaps an ingrown hair with folliculitis leading to a recurrent abscess (carbuncle, boil). A minor surgical procedure to drain it probably will solve the problem. Stop popping it and see a doctor. ...Read more
I have 3 lumps under left arm. The 1st is firm & only hurts when I apply pressure but has pus n the other 2 r firm n painless. I've had the 1st for 1yr?
Not normal: Clearly, you shouldn't have multiple persistent lumps in your armpit. If there's pus, there's almost always infection that should be treated. Your doctor needs to determine whether it's a simple bacterial infection in the form of a boil or a more complicated problem called Hidradenitis suppurativa, In spite of its ominous sounding name, hydradenitis is manageable and doesn't spread. ...Read more
Need drainage: Pus-filled lumps need to drain. If they do not drain spontaneously, need a doctor to help drain. Recommend that you see a doctor. ...Read more
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