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A lot of blackheads on the skin around the vagina. Some swell into cysts which feel large under the skin and the pus smells. What is it?

A lot of blackheads on the skin around the vagina. Some swell into cysts which feel large under the skin and the pus smells. What is it?

Examination: 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. ...Read more

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My scrotal sac is kind of swelled up and reddish. A yellow fluid gets discharged from openings in the skin. Scrotal sac shrinks when exposed to air. ?

My scrotal sac is kind of swelled up and reddish. A yellow fluid gets discharged from openings in the skin. Scrotal sac shrinks when exposed to air. ?

Here are some...: Scrotal shrinkage at exposed to cold air is normal resulting from its muscle contraction but with wide variation in degree among men. Purulent discharge suggests possible some kinds of rupturing abscess, commonly from infected sebaceous cysts, but without a direct look, it is hard to tell. So, follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Thereby you gain much insight on how-to. ...Read more

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Yellowish clearish liquid coming out of open area in gums only when applied pressure to no skin abnormalities in the area what is it?

Abscess ?: Your best bet is to have a dentist take a look. Without any other info including your age or condition of your teeth, it's impossible to tell. ...Read more

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Purple,fluid filled sac on scalp that hangs by a thin piece of skin similar to skin tag. Sac popped when squeezed with minimal pressure ?

Purple,fluid filled sac on scalp that hangs by a thin piece of skin similar to skin tag. Sac popped when squeezed with minimal pressure  ?

Have an exam.: This sounds strange and I can recall nothing from my experience that could explain this. A doctor could have tested the fluid for the presence of blood (a guiac test) and also cultured the fluid. Blood blisters often appear dark, but usually are not on a stalk. Sometimes there are no substitutes for an exam by touching and feeling and looking with your naked eye. ...Read more

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Strange waxy build up - not in my ear canal, but in the flap (where the helix folds in). Usually dry , sometimes moist, ALWAYS painful to remove?

Strange waxy build up - not in my ear canal, but in the flap (where the helix folds in). Usually dry , sometimes moist, ALWAYS painful to remove?

Dermatitis: It's best that you see your Family Doc or Dermatologist for evaluation. Or ask for video Virtual Consult w/HealthTap doc who can see what you're referring to. Common causes that might explain your post are eczema (sensitive skin) & psoriasis. Or perhaps you have an untreated infection. Regardless, see your doc for evaluation, diagnosis & treatment. Good luck! ...Read more

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Could living by the mountains dehydrate thin skin like the chin and nasolabial folds? This area secretes oil but still dry and dehydrated.

Maybe seb derm: You may have sebborheic dermatitis, an inflammatory skin condition akin to dandruff. It creates pink to red, greasy flaking scaling patched on the face. See your dermatologist. Until then try a moisturizer and an otc steroid cream. ...Read more

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There is small fluid formation under the skin on my chin?

There is small fluid formation under the skin on my chin?

Needs examination: Could be cyst, draining abscessed tooth, inflamed lymph node, or many other causes. Please see your Physician for diagnosis. ...Read more

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Whats the difference in abscess's and large fluid collection, in pelvis , are abscess's and fluid collection the one and the same ???

Whats the difference in abscess's and large fluid collection, in pelvis , are abscess's and fluid collection the one and the same ???

Not necessarily : An Abcess is a walled off area of infection. Fluid collections can be anything, they have different characteristics on the imaging and treated differently. Some fluid collections are just watched closely, an some just go away on there own. Remember our bodies are made up of water primarily and this can, in essence, collect up anywhere. ...Read more

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Swelling and skin peeling in and on my ears with a clear fluid draining from the skin. What is this?

Swelling and skin peeling in and on my ears with a clear fluid draining from the skin. What is this?

Otitis externa: You may have an infection of the ear canal, called otitis externa, or commonly known as swimmer's ear. It could also be eczema of the ear canal. Either way, prescription ear drops should help improve the problem. ...Read more

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White are the white powdery stuff that appears in the ear after water gets trapped in the ear.

White are the white powdery stuff that appears in the ear after water gets trapped in the ear.

Cerumen: Ear wax is shedded skin flakes and is normal although in some people it is excessive and may clog the ear canal in which case it has to be removed by aspiration or washing it out with a syringe. ...Read more

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Solution for water entering the ears during bath causing inflamation and collecting pus ?

Solution for water entering the ears during bath causing inflamation and collecting pus ?

Ear plugs: You can purchase wax based ear plugs and mold them to your ear prior to bathing. If you are having pain and drainage you may need an antibiotic and should see your physician. ...Read more

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Can large under the skin pimples be drained?

Pimple: Whiteheads or cysts under the skin are often treated with extraction , a technique where a dermatologist makes a tiny nick in the skin with a small needle and presses out the sebum with an instrument (comedone extractor). If a cyst is present for a long time it may be surgically removed. See a dermatologist for treatment options based on the size and type of the cyst. ...Read more

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How come there is an excessive of fluid in the inner ear? Where are those fluid come from? Sweat entering the ear ? :))

How come there is an excessive of fluid in the inner ear? Where are those fluid come from? Sweat entering the ear ? :))

Meniere's?: If you are referring to the cause of meniere's, the problem is in the transport of salt on a molecular level. When there is improper transport of salt ion's, the fluid follow the salt. This causes excessive fluid in your inner ear. (it isnt caused by sweat that goes from your outer ear into your inner year). This is the reason that the first line of therapy is to keep your salt intake low! ...Read more