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Pimples In Groin
Popped pimple on groin with lots of blood. Now, feels like hard, painless round ball under pimple on groin. What could it be? Treatments? Leave alone?
How long?: How long since you squeezed it? If large and tender, see a DR. Probably it will heal within a month if you stop squeezing. If it shows puss, it will heal faster if a DR drains it. ...Read more
Would like to know if it's HIV. Pimple between groin and thigh.Pimple like formation which grew big slightly away from arm pit. Stool not going fully.
Have HSV 1. Past week saw cut outside vagina and now I have a pimple on groin like white head. Is this a new herpes infection. I am married????....
Herpes simplex: It does not sound as if you have a herpetic eruption on your genitalia, but does sound as if you should be seen by a doctor and have this diagnosed and treated appropriately. Best wishes. ...Read more
Small pimple on groin for 4 days...grew and became painful and very red...on bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) now in case it's staph...is it rare to spread to blood.scared?
MRSA: It sounds as if you are being treated for furunculosis caused by a strain (USA 300) of Staphylococcus aureus that is resistant to methicillin (MRSA), and this is quite appropriate. It would be unusual to see this become a bloodstream infection, although nothing is impossible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does , itchy, burning, hard red diminute pimples, around groin and red rectal and testicles sounds to u like herpes? Btw no blister or oozing, fungal?
I thought I had A pimple in my groin area but upon squeezing it there was a foul smelling discharge and now it looks like a big hole. Very painful.
Pimple near my groin area turned a light shade of grey.popped it a lot of blood came out. hurt a lot and pimple got bigger. what can i do to treat it?
See a doc to treat: This is called an abscess. The "definitive" treatment is to get it cut open and drained. They call that an "I and D" (incision and drainage). The doctor might also prescribe antibiotics. In the meanwhile you should do hot soaks on the area. However, you really need to go to your doctor for examination and treatment. ...Read more
Hair bumps: not to shave for few days and use warn soak or compress, then apply some moisturizer will help ...Read more
I popped a pimple in my groin area about 1 1/2 inchs above of my penis. Blood came out is this herpes?
I have a really large pimple between my groin and my thigh, I've never had sex before and i'm getting nervous because its been there for a few weeks?
See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
I had this pimple in my groin 4 months & it never seems to disappear although it sometimes festers. Now I have another one next to it, they look long?
Groin infx/abscess?: Sounds like it may be a groin abscess or possible folliculitits. Certainly a possible infection may be there causing your issues that periodic arise in the groin. See the Dr. when they are present, and get the proper diagnosis as the best treatment would follow. Sometimes cystic abscesses need to be !&D'd/excised or they will continue to return as long as their "core" remains. Best wishes. ...Read more
Infected?: An infection can lead to lymph node enlarging. ...Read more
I have small (tip of pencil size) red pimples on my groin, thighs, face, and legs. My testicles are also red and itchy. Can this be herpes or what?
Why do painful pimple keep occurring around groin and hip area? They're painful for three four days and then they change location
Often bacteria: The groin is a common place to get boils or "pimple like" lesions. Naturally occuring bacteria like staph is on our skin, and sometimes shaving, or small infected hair follicles can get inflamed and irritated causing boils, absceses, or pimple like lesions. You should see a dr. And get an exam and proper treatment, good luck. ...Read more
I feel a pimple in my lower groin area, kind of in between my anus and vagina. It doesn't hurt much; it's just uncomfortable. Is this concerning?
Yes: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more