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Pimples Without Pus
Very small bumps (like pimple, without pus) on my penis meatus. Visible after ejaculation. No pain or itch. What is it??
PPP?: Likely are pearly penile papules, which are harmless. See: http://pppremoval. Hubpages. Com/hub/pearly-penile-papules-ppp-removal-treatments -- for more information and options on treatment, if desired. If not similar, should see your dr or a urologist for diagnosis and treatment options. Can also google-image for comparison images. ...Read more
I see very small pimples without pus on my throat and near to tonsils. Also my tonsils are red for 5 months. I am 25 female. What can these pimples be?
Lymphoid hyperplasia: Red globules on the back of the throat are enlarged lymph follicles and are usually caused by chronic irritation from post nasal drip or irritation from chronic relux. Appearance of the throat may look like cobblestone, and is often referred to by that name. Your PCP can evaulate, or ENT or Allergist can assess sinuses and GI for reflux. Smoking of any kind is an irritant and can cause this too ...Read more
Does fungal infection looks like red little itchy pimples without pus or black head, and they are around buttocks and anus, that's what I got?
Depends: If this thing is large, enlarging rapidly or causing serious signs or symptoms (nausea, vomiting, pain up the leg, pain way out of proportion to the lesion, high fever, etc.) you should see someone. Otherwise a warm compress a few times a day, a bandage and good hygiene should resolve this. ...Read more
Is it normal to have pimple like around the bikini line and I squirt and blood or brown pus comes out?
Not normal: Sounds like you have either ingrown hair with reaction, or boils. Have this seen by a doctor and perhaps cultured and treated if necessary. Hope it clears up soon. ...Read more
Hi I was wondering what does it mean when you get random pimples with pus in them around your body and they hurt?
Currently have a bump in my lower back. Pimple/Cyst-Like, occasional pus. No growth, but has existed for half a year.?
Get examined: This needs to be examined and possibly drained. ...Read more
I was having a pimple on face with white head when I burst it its whit portion got into my skin would it become in pus?
What do you recommend if I have a pimple that's right above t eyebrow and is huge but it has no pus. Can anyone help me?
Procedure: You will most likely need to have it evaluated. It may not be a "pimple" if it is that large. ...Read more
Why when I squeeze hard pus Pimple type spots does once all the pus and blood is out does it leave a deep hole in my skin?
I have pimple like dot on my neck. It doesn't hurt when I press it but the pus has a very foul smell. It is greenish in colour.
Dad says he has a big pimple like inbetween his butt he says pus comes out but comes back nd he can't even walk what could it be?
Two days ago I started feeling like itch on my inner tigh so I scratch and the next day I seen a group of white pimples with pus. What is it?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. If you are sexually active, it may be herpes. It would be prudent to see your doctor and if you are sexually active, get tested for herpes and other STDs.
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Practice safe sex. ...Read more
I have got many marks on my ckeeks because of pimples and pus. Whenever one pus goes another comes. Most of the time its pus only. What should I do?
Benzoyl peroxide gel: The easiest treatment is to start with over the counter benzoyl peroxide gel. Spot this on to the individual pimples each night. However, it sounds like your acne is very active. You should see your dermatologist as you need stronger medicines. I also like to add the acleara acne laser to treat acne like yours. ...Read more
I have a cystic pimple that is painful. My skin has peeled and is very red and inflamed around it. There is still clear pus in it. How do I treat it?
Acne: Don't wash your face with body soap. Also don't use alcohol or comedogenic products on your face. Try to find an acne wash system like neutrogena, pangeaorganics or something with benzoyl peroxide. Following low sodium diet might help too, since acne-causing bacteria like salt. You can try to prevent spreading bacteria onto your face by not touching your face, washing your phone, etc. ...Read more
Pimple filled with pus (maybe cyst). Redness surrounding bump about size of a quarter. Pimple has been there for over a year with minor complications?
I have a pimple that seems no need to remove the pus. I am worried that it will leave an acne pit. How will I know if it won't leave acne pit. Thanks?
Watch it: You are less likely to get a crater / icepick if it reabsorbs rather than ruptures, but not much. If this pimple is special enough to write about, perhaps it is actually something else, such as an early inclusion cyst. If it is stable for two weeks, consider a physican's office visit. ...Read more
I have an avne pimple on my forhead beneath the skin which which is swoolen and hurt what can I do there is no pus in it. Its just swollen all around it.?
If typical acne...: A doctor on healthtap recommended otc benzoyl peroxide as "a wonderful treatment for mild acne. It works by killing p. Acnes, the bacteria involved in the formation of acne. It needs to be applied regularly (daily) for at least one month before the full effects are seen. It works well in combination with other acne treatments." if not improving after a week or more, a doctor should examine it. ...Read more
Unlikely: This would be an unlikely presentation for breast cancer, particularly at your age. It is most likely just a pimple, an infected cyst, or possibly a small abscess. However, if there is a persistent mass that doesn't go away, excising it might help take care of it as well as rule out some form of cancer. ...Read more
Pus: Omg! You should never try to express an acne lesion. Frankly, if you're having pustules, you need to get on some reasonable oral and topical medicine to prevent these. There is no excuse for using two thumb surgery for this problem. It just causes scars which can be very extensive. ...Read more
Pimple with white pus, so I popped it and now it has clear fluid inside. Is this a pimple or herpes?
Pimple that has thick pus and blood. Sometimes deep. Doesn't heal quickly either. Mostly occurs when stressed. What is it?
Probably exactly: That...sometimes stress can cause severe acne breakouts or intense individual pimples.Sounds like that might be what it is. Do you always get it in the same place? Extra care to your skin-cleansing with a salicylic acid cleanser, and a deep cleanser like a charcoal cleanser several times a week- with the addition of a prescription acne medication may help tame your breakouts. See your doc for an Rx. ...Read more
I have pimple with a petfect Ring around it. Without pus. In my left cheek (if im sitting oppsite you) It been 3 days now.
I notice a pimple in my arm with pus so I pop it and clean it great it look smaller then a week later the pimple came back with more pus now what?
Needs a culture: It is important with recurrent infections to culture the lesion as there are some infections our body may need a little help clearing with either topical and/or oral antibiotics. ...Read more