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My right underarm are really sticky and a pus like substance is coming out of it and it smells?

My right underarm are really sticky and a pus like substance is coming out of it and it smells?

Hidradenitis: This sounds like hidradenitis suppurativa which is an infection of glands under the arm-pits and sometimes the groin area. You need to be checked by a doctor.
Patricio gargollo, md
pediatric urology
childrens medical center dallas. ...Read more

Pus (Definition)

Pus consists of white blood cells that have "eaten" bacteria and then died. You find pus resulting after an infection has established itself and the pus is a product of the body's immune ...Read more


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What dose it mean when u have a bump under your armpit and white pus and blood comes out of it and smells real bad?

What dose it mean when u have a bump under your armpit and white pus and blood comes out of it and smells real bad?

See a doctor: This can mean nothing very good. There are several possibilities and all will require professional attention. Good luck. ...Read more

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My eye is red blood shot and watery pus like substance is coming out. Is this serious?

My eye is red blood shot and watery pus like substance is coming out. Is this serious?

Yes: Sounds like infection and needs evaluation and treatment. It may clear on its own, but could also lead to permanent vision problems. See and eye doctor. ...Read more

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I squeezed a few white dots on a mole and white pus like substance came out. Should i be worried?

I squeezed a few white dots on a mole and white pus like substance came out. Should i be worried?

Not sure: It is unusual for a cyst or boil to happen in a mole. If it came out, now back to normal and doesn't recur, no problem. But if it keeps happening, you should have the "mole" checked as something is changing. ...Read more

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I can see this pus-like thing growing in my eyes. Will it go away by itself?

I can see this pus-like thing growing in my eyes. Will it go away by itself?

Not likely: If this has been slowly growing over months or years, and is on the white or clear (cornea) of the eye, it will not disappear on its own. The most common conditions are pingueculum or pterygium, both of which are related to ultraviolet and other exposure. If there is pain or it is fast-growing, you should see an eye doctor soon to rule out other conditions. ...Read more

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I think my skin is infected! I can see pus-like liquid coming out. What can I do?

I think my skin is infected! I can see pus-like liquid coming out. What can I do?

Skin Infection: If you suspect that you have a skin infection, then you should see a dermatologist so that he or she may do a biopsy and or culture and treat you with the appropriate mediations for a skin infection. In the meantime, you can try an over the counter topical antibiotic ointment per the instructions on the back of the ointment tube. ...Read more

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My dad is having some pus like thing in his plica semilunaris what to do n what is it basically?

My dad is having some pus like thing in his plica semilunaris what to do n what is it basically?

Plica: The plica semilunaris is a fold of bulbar conjunctiva on the medial aspect of your eye or the canthus. This is likely some type of conjunctivitis. Initial treatment would be a warm compress. Your dad may need and antibiotic. Sometimes this can be a sign of a problem with the nasolacrimal duct and that would need care by an eye doctor. ...Read more

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What should I do about a blister on my thumb filled with a pus-like liquid?

What should I do about a blister on my thumb filled with a pus-like liquid?

Lance: It should be opened or lanced, and if its very inflamed or the infection spreads you really ought to get some antibiotics for it. ...Read more

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My 18 mo old has a fever & a pus-like orange fluid in her ear. Could the fluid be from a rupture?

My 18 mo old has a fever & a pus-like orange fluid in her ear. Could the fluid be from a rupture?

Not necessarily.: While the fever and orange discharge from the ear are consistent with a ruptured eardrum due to an otitis media (ear infection), it could be from an infected ear canal (otitis externa), and could be liquidy wax. The child should be evaluated by a pediatrician as untreated infections in early life can have significant consequences, and to evaluate for other possible diagnoses. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if i'm a female. For the last 8 months i've been having pus-like discharge and sometimes mix with blood?

What do you suggest if i'm a female. For the last 8 months i've been having pus-like discharge and sometimes mix with blood?

Please see doctor: You need a pelvic exam and swab of that discharge to ensure you don't have a sexually transmitted disease. ...Read more

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My newborn baby boy has little pus like bumps all over?

My newborn  baby boy has little  pus like bumps all over?

Common: Sounds like primary milia, extremely common for newborns and generally resolve within the first month of life. These are actually tiny cysts with no infection association. Keep your pediatrician informed and have fun with your new family member! ...Read more

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What can we do? My girlfriend has pus-like bubbles on the opening of her vagina?

What can we do? My girlfriend has pus-like bubbles on the opening of her vagina?

See a doctor: It sounds like she has some kind of bad infection. Sometimes foreign bodies or tumors can also cause discharge. She should get checked out by a physician asap. Both of you should get checked and treated for sexually transmitted diseases. ...Read more

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My boyfriend recently had boils. I never experienced such be4 but i also had some two boils pupping out & some small pus like blisters what is that?

My boyfriend recently had boils. I never experienced such be4 but i also had some two boils pupping out & some small pus like blisters what is that?

Not enough informati: The details are important. Where are your boils? How bad were your friend's? Was he treated? Chlorhexadine washing will sharply reduce staph on the skin. Mupirocin ointment will reduce staph in the nose. Drainage of the boils will facilitate healing. Long term SMZ/TMP or minocycline or doxycycline can stop this problem. ...Read more

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I have a group of looks like pus like bumps on my penis it started as 1 or 2 that i popped and they went away now it's a group and spreading what isit?

I have a group of looks like pus like bumps on my penis it started as 1 or 2 that i popped and they went away now it's a group and spreading what isit?

Herpes?: Could be an outbreak of herpes. You should see your physician to confirm the diagnosis. We have medicines that can help the outbreak. If it is herpes, there is no cure, which is why it is important to confirm the diagnosis. ...Read more

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What can cause white pus like stuff on the back of my throat?

What can cause white pus like stuff on the back of my throat?

Infection or"stones": Infections and the most common things that can cause white "pus llike" stuff in the back of the throat. Sometimes it is from debris that forms "stones", whitish lumps that can get lodged in the throat and can lead to bad breath and throat irritation but are usually not painful. ...Read more

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What's this long pus like thing that came out of my back?

What's this long pus like thing that came out of my back?

See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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A pus like in my areola, should I be concerned?

A pus like in my areola, should I be concerned?

The Montgomery : Glands are bumps on the areola that contain a white material that lubricates the nipple ; surrounding tissues. If it is red, hot, swollen, tender or exuding actual pus - than it may be infected ; medical evaluation would be prudent. ...Read more

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I am a 20 year old male and I have a brown lump inside my cheek aswell as a pus like smaller lump on top of it I am very worried.

I am a 20 year old male and I have a brown lump inside my cheek aswell as a pus like smaller lump on top of it I am very worried.

Have a check by Doc: Over the computer it is tough to say what this may be. Best to have a health care provider (preferred dermatologist-skin specialist) look at it and get the proper diagnosis and treatment to alleviate your stress once and for all. Best wishes. ...Read more

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My husband has 2 large sores each one is on the center wall of the nostrils. They are red & have a yellowish pus like bumps. It has a slight crust.

My husband has 2 large sores each one is on the center wall of the nostrils. They are red & have a yellowish pus like bumps. It has a slight crust.

Could be: bacterial or viral infection. Anything on the nose could spread directly to brain, so he needs immediate medical attention. Get him to a doctor asap. ...Read more

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My son is 11 and I noticed a rash around his navel 2 days ago. He also had some pus like discharge from around it. What is this and what can be done?

My son is 11 and I noticed a rash around his navel 2 days ago. He also had some pus like discharge from around it. What is this and what can be done?

Clean and apply AB: Make sure your son is cleaning the Naval area very well daily. This is commonly ignored area of the body. So it can accumulate dirt and sometimes gets inflamed so most likely commonsense cleaning and using OTC Antibiotic ointment will do the job.
If itching can apply Benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream. And lastly get it checked by Pediatrician if not improved with this approach in 2 days. ...Read more

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What can cause an itchy belly button and yellow pus like liquid?

What can cause an itchy belly button and yellow pus like liquid?

Infected cyst: You should see your doctor so he/she can inspect it and provide antibiotics, if needed. ...Read more

Axilla (Definition)

Area of human body directly under the joint where the shoulder connects to the arm. It contains axillary vessels, brachial nerve plexus, lymph nodes & vessels, axillary ...Read more