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Manage it: You won't be able to do anything about these other than perhaps use warm compresses. You need to increase whatever you do to manage your acne -- benzoyl peroxide, retinoic acid derivatives, prescription-strength medicine from your physician. It's not pleasant, but be persistent with it until it remits on its own. Trying to figure out what makes acne flares is almost never helpful. ...Read more
Having some clicking in ears when yawning.. Trying to pop ears manually while exhaling holding nose.. Feels like fluid but not popping.. No ear pain?
Eustachian tube dyfx: When you are yawning the popping you are having is caused by air rushing into the ear when your eustachian tube is opening. The eustachian tube is a tube that connects your ear to your throat and opens naturally when you yawn or swallow. Try popping your ears by plugging your nose and blowing hard. Your ears should pop open. This is called a valsalva maneuver and is very effective. ...Read more
Probably: You probably tore a meniscus. See your orthopedic doctor for physical exam. ...Read more
Small pimple like bumps on lower buttocks and upper thighs. Not pimples, they don't pop. Doesn't hurt unless I try to pop them. Never itches. Help please?
Folliculitis vs: could be hair follicle infection or even bed bug or other insect bites [fleas ect] but likely just fiolliculitis treatment sometimes will go way if lingers more than 2 weeks , take cipro (ciprofloxacin) or doxycycline for a week to 10 days , if you were in a hot tub avoid it , could be from contaminationthere, clean with bleach[the tub] add teaspoon of bleach to the water. ...Read more
I have a big blister in my mouth that deflates and reinflates and hurts. Popping doesn't work. I'm kinda worried?
Salivary gland: A mucocele or mucus retention cyst is a minor salivary gland that becomes occluded and can look like a large fluid filled blister in the mouth. A mucocele inside the lower lip will often act the way you have described unless the affected gland(s) are removed.. You should be evaluated by your dentist to confirm if the blister is a mucocele, and if so, have a the affected gland(s) removed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I can make my ears pop voluntarily without moving. Its addicting like popping your knuckles. Will this damage my ears?
No: The ear tympanum can become weak from overuse and poor nutrition. Occasional dehydration can also permit as popping noise against the small bones behind the tympanum. Eat good quality oils and fats and stay well hydrated, especially when changing elevation. This should lessen the urge and loosen the knuckles a bit too. ...Read more
Air pressure: There is a small connection between your nose and ear called Eustacian Tube. Blowing the nose allows some air pressure changes to happen and the feeling of popping in ear results. This is usually a good thing as it keeps the inner ear inflated. Scuba divers use this technique to help pressure build up in their ears. ...Read more
Small painless bumps underneath my tongue, clear in color, doesn't look like I can pop them. I've had them a while. ?
sound in both ears when open mouth wide and happens when chewing.Left ear sound like creaking,right ear sounds like knocking on door. Earwax? Fluid?
Nirmal: could be all normal. if any fevers check with md ...Read more
Very close almost on lip, small pimple. Popped and white strand of semi-solid puss came out just like pimple. Can cold sore pop this way?
No: You probably have a cyst on your lip or whitehead. ...Read more