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I have a huge blister on the sole of my foot that is throbbing with shooting pains. It is almost unbearable. Is there anything I can do to help?
Blister: If the blister is very large it's best to have a physician remove some of the fluid and give you instructions on avoiding pressure on it and how to prevent secondary infection of the blistered area. ...Read more
I got a bite from a black ant and it really itches. My finger feels like it is throbbing a little. I was wondering if I should pop the blister and how?
No: Leave the blister alone. You can apply anti-itch cream or medication to relieve the discomfort, but the blister will eventually open on its own or recede. Popping it may make it more prone to secondary infection. ...Read more
My lip keeps throbbing and coming up in bumps which never blister, but there is a constant tingle. Is this herpes?
Lips tingling /throb: Could be try lysine 500 mg 3 tabs x 5 days then 1 tab a day x 30 days f/u with doc ...Read more
Throbbing/Pulsating left side node under jaw/chin area but doesn't feel swollen. I do have fever blister but ever had the node issue b4. Worrisome?
How to sleep with a broken wrist? Constant throbbing and the splint gives my thumb redness and blisters. Are there any good positions?
I'm on imuran (azathioprine) and have SLE, I have heel blister that is throbbing painful, red, tender, warm, swollen should I be worried?
Throbbing pain, mouth to nose; purple blisters n mouth, wen popped lots of pus drains; fever; headache; could it be staph in mouth? Sis has in breast.
Infection: An office visit and culture are necessary to see what you are infected with and to get necessary treatments. Don't delay. You sound miserable! ...Read more
Pulsing in penis: Usually this would be the early sign of arousal. Anything interesting going on? ...Read more
Artery or nerve: Sometimes irritated nerves can cause muscle to twitch or perhaps one of the arteries in your left wrist is closer to the skin. It is nothing to worry about unless you have deteriorated strength or coordination ...Read more
Yes: Looking at additional information you entered chances are that you might have extra fluid in your circulatory system. This is reflected by pulsation on your neck predominantly on r side. Whether this sx need to be trated is subject of evaluation and clinical judjement by your primary doctor and/or cardiologist. Please go to them and address your concerns. ...Read more
Yes: The soft spot is are region of the skull where the bones are not yet developed but will grow in with time. Major blood channels are located in this region, and the area will pulsate with the heart beat and with breathing in a normal manner. In cases of severe brain pressure the soft spot can bulge and the pulsing may stop. This becomes a serious problem that needs urgent evaluation. ...Read more
Get pulsing and v painful headaches which pulse on and off in time with my heartbeat. What is this?
Just recently I have noticed a pulsing feeling in my left leg, it is not there all the time though?
Where?: It is normal (but hard to find) a pulse in your leg. Common areas where it may be felt is in the crease in your groin (femoral artery), behind your knee (popliteal artery), on the top of you foot (dorsalis pedis) and behind the inside of your ankle (posterior tibialis). If you still have any concern, ask your family doctor to palpate the area in question. ...Read more
What does a pulsing or throbbing pain mean in my left ovary area? What would cause this out of the blue?
I just recently felt a throbbing, pulsing slight pain in my right arm, then it stopped, should I be worried?
I can see and feel my heartbeat in my abdomen when I lie down. It's just pulsing up and down with beat, is that normal?
No: This type symptoms and generally can mean something or can be normal in a very thin person. See a primary care doctor in person for a specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
I have a pulsing in the back of my right calf. Feels like a phone vibrating at 1 to 3 second intervals. What could it be?
I have sharp pain in one part of my head pulsing every hr or so then goes away. Also feeling quite weak. What could this be?
Can be migraine,,: This can easily be a migraine as the symptoms you've described fit it quite well. A visit to your doctor is in order to not only find out what can be prescribed to you that best helps it, but also to rule our anything else, especially if this pain gets worse. Best of luck. ...Read more
Those last few days I have a light itchiness in my anus together with biting crawling and pulsing sensation. What could it be?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, and physical examination, however your description suggests hemorrhoids. You may try over the counter remedies for hemorrhoids. If that does not resolve the matter in a week, it would be prudent to see a doctor. ...Read more
I have been feeling painless pressure along with a pulsing sensation in the mid- lower section of my spine and was wondering why?
Have your doc take a: Look. Monitor your temperature, watch for any neurologic or musculoskeletal symptoms. Have you had any infections over the past year? ...Read more
I'm feeling a strong pulsing in the upper topside of my left thigh. There's no pain associated but curious as what could be causing this?
What could cause a severe stabbing pulsing pain in central lower back, it happened after a confrontation traumatic for me, crippling pain?
Needs immediate eval: This sound like nerve pain secondary to any trauma ; however, demands further evlation including xray and MRI of the spine. I would caution immedaite evlauation by orthopedics. Ok to use aleve (naproxen) if you are not allegic or taking blood thinners. Do not ignore this pain. ...Read more