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Pimples In Pubic Area During Pregnancy
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Montgomery glands: The pimple like lesions on your breast are Montgomery glands or tubercules. Montgomery glands are sebaceus and sweat glands that aid in lubricating the nipple skin. No need for treatment to remove. ...Read more
Hi, i'm getting more pimples on my face since i'm pregnant. Can i continue using skinoren cream 20% during the pregnancy? Thank you!
A few options: For over the counter methods try using products that have benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, alcohol, and acetone. For prescription treatments you may be prescribed antibiotics, retinoids or vitamin a derivatives, azelaic acid, oral contraceptives, or spironolactone. Always ask a dermatologist about the possible affects and the risks vs benefits of each treatment. Make sure it's best for you. ...Read more
Not necessarily: The areola, the area around the nipple has quite a few glands. Sometimes they can become enlarged for no apparent reason. ...Read more
What to do if I have 2 tiny pimple like growth on my labia, is the change something todo with my pregnancy or should I worry?
Instead of worrying: see your OB to check and make sure everything is fine:) ...Read more
There are very small pimple like bumps on the dark part of my nipples so far I have counted 4 on the left on and 3 on the right... Pregnancy symptom?
These aren't pimples: They are montgomery's tubercles, modified sweat or lubrication glands present in most women's areolas. Some have more; some have less; some are larger and some smaller. Pregnancy is perhaps one stimulant of these glands, but if you think you might be pregnant, get a test! ...Read more
I am experiencing pimples.and never had them before, and also pregnancy symptoms, I had my tibes removed 18 months ago?
30 & acne: At age 30, acne can develop still from certain hormone imbalances and an increase in the amount of sebaceous gland production. If you are concerned about pregnancy, do a pregnancy test, because tubal ligations can and do fail. If it is negative, a GYN MD visit can determine if there are any other hormone abnormalities if you have missed a period. ...Read more
Have had a pimple on the lower part of my shaft for over 2 months now haven't had any unprotected sex and my partner has been tested due to pregnancy?
Penis bumps can be: many things. Some STDs, some not. Only general advice can be given without a photo or physical exam. Top 2 pics are non-STDs: Fordyce spots (sebum which can be extricated by M.D. or left alone), Infected hair follicle (plucked and kept clean). Bottom 2 pics are STDs (HPV and Molluscum) to be evaluated by your MD so s/he can rule out STDs and council you for prevention. ...Read more
Suffering from pimples pleez do tell me after taking sotreit 10 mg for 10 days only.For how long I should NT think about pregnancy? For how many mnth
Need management: If you have taken Isotretinoin / sotret, your acne is serious enough to require the continuity of care that only a personal physician can provide. Perhaps some other less drastic intervention can do the magic, such as topical Clindamycin plus benzoyl peroxide. All rx's for Isotretinoin include information about when you may resume trying to conceive. Good luck. ...Read more
Goosebumps: Goosebumps have nothing to do with cleanliness. They are a result of a very small muscle around the base of a hair follicle that causes stiffening of the hair and follicle called "piloerection." your body does this most often when you feel cold as part of an effort to warm you up, but can also happened when alarmed or scared. There are several rashes common during pregnancy that might resemble it. ...Read more