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Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
I have probably navel infection, smelly fluid is coming out. I have no piercing to irritate. I use ialuset creme for 1 month but no help.Please advice?
Navel yeast infection. How can I treat it? How can it be avoided. Am overweight. :( get lots of yeast infections under breasts, female parts. :(
Proper care: New piercings are usually cleaned twice a day. Do not twist jewelry / post. Saturate gauze w saline solution (pinch of sea salt in warm water), place on piercing & allow it to gently drip into the piercing. Or you can buy pressurized saline solution at a drug store. An alternate way to clean navel piercings: rapidly turn over a cup of warm saline on to the piercing. This should create a small ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a navel piercing for 2 months and it's healed but it's been sore for a couple of days what can be wrong and i'm sure i don't have infection?
Naval piercings: Are often snagged on clothing, towels when drying or when you rub up against something. This can make the skin around them sore. You could also be reacting to the metal that was used. Those are reasons many people elect not to get naval piercings. ...Read more
I had a laproscopic hysterscopy&myoectomy 2 years ago. i believe i've developed an infection w/in my navel. more likely bacterial or yeast?
Navel pierced 6 days ago, been doing sea salt water washes, but its red around the hole & really itchy. Why? & how can I clean it & prevent infection?
My brother is 18 years old and sometimes he has pain when he touch his navel, he feels a lump when the touch, bad smell and when the doctor squashed it squeezed yellow liquid .He has made an echo and turned an infection place 8 mm .He has healed from a
Possibly an infected: urachal or pilonidal cyst. Both of these are cured with a simple surgical procedure which cuts out cyst and removes infection. His doctor must be ABSOLUTELY CERTAIN the lump is NOT a herniated BOWEL LOOP. Take a picture of the lump, and send me a HealthTap Concierge Message @ goo.gl/tch4sN with the picture attached. ...Read more