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I have painful oozing sores in my head what could it be?

I have painful oozing sores in my head what could it be?

Infectious: Painful oozing sores could be caused by several issues, most often infectious, such as infected sebaceous cysts/scalp cysts/abscesses/boils/folliculitis/carbuncles, etc, etc. See the Dr. for an official diagnosis, so the best treatment can occur. Good luck. ...Read more

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Head has oozing sores. Is there an OTC product i can use?

Head has oozing sores. Is there an OTC product i can use?

OOZING HEAD SORES: SEE A DOCTOR! I DOUBT IF ANY OTC PRODUCT WILL WORK. I HAVENT EVEN SEEN THIS PROBLEM, I DONT KNOW HOW LONG ITS BEEN THERE, PLEASE SEE A DOCTOR. DO YOU HAVE A FEVER? ARE YOU A FEMALE OR A MALE? DO NOT WAIT! IT MAY TURN OUT TO BE SERIOUS . . . ...Read more

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What's the best way to relieve sore oozing sores between my thighs?

What's the best way to relieve sore oozing sores between my thighs?

Skin sores/rash: Skin conditions between the sighs could just be friction burns or viral rashes. Oftentimes, these could become secondarily infected with staph/strep which may fit what you described. Have your physician take a look for the correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Have oozing open sores on lower leg have history of heart probs very over weight

Have oozing open sores on lower leg have history of heart probs  very over weight

Easy Diagnosis: What you describe sounds like chronic venous insufficiency.It is related to obesity, inactivity, and means the veins are not working correctly allowing the blood to stay in the legs causing swelling, open sores and drainage. It is not cause by bacteria so antibiotics are worthless. Get to a wound care specialist, the treatment is multilayer compression, unna's boots/socks are not effective tx. ...Read more

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Toddler got what we think were ant bites, next day they formed blisters that turned into oozing, open sores, and her entire calf is swollen and tight?

Toddler  got what we think were ant bites, next day they formed blisters that turned into oozing, open sores, and her entire calf is swollen and tight?

See a doctor: If the calf is tight and painful when the child moves her ankle or toes, go to the emergency room. If it is associated with a fever, redness , pain, pale color to the toes or foot, or lethargy then go to the emergency room. ...Read more

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Aldara (imiquimod) cause oozing but painless sores on clitoral hood when cream rubs on it. The majora where wart (next to clit) only itches. Stop use or continue?

Aldara (imiquimod) cause oozing but painless sores on clitoral hood when cream rubs on it. The majora where wart (next to clit) only itches. Stop use or continue?

Continue: This shows it is working. Use a tiny amount. I tell people to make a pin-prick in the packet and make it last a few applications. If the reaction is too violent, use less frequently. 3 times a week, sometimes less, is usual dose. ...Read more

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I'm 41 and 3 weeks ago got tiny white bumps on the shaft of my penis. No discomfort, sores or oozing. Sounds like ppp, age makes me wonder...

I'm 41 and 3 weeks ago got tiny white bumps on the shaft of my penis. No discomfort, sores or oozing. Sounds like ppp, age makes me wonder...

Need to be seen!: Best thing to do is to have it checked by a dermatologist. If the small bumps are dome shaped with a central dimple, it could be molluscum contagiosum. This is a skin rash caused by a viral infection that can spread by sexual contact. Early lesions on the genitalia may be mistaken for herpes or warts but, unlike herpes, these lesions are painless. Have it checked and diagnosed. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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