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Pus Coming Out Of Old Earring Holes
My pierced earlobe has clear pus leaking from the hole, drying into a gross orange crust around the earring. Help!
Sounds infected: Encourage medical eval.Get a more detailed answer ›
Edema: Generally the clear fluid that leaks is one of two things: either it's edema (swelling) from the trauma of the pressure or it's fluid from inside the cells that have ruptured. Either way it's an indication that you're applying too much pressure to "pop the pimple". It is not generally recommended to squeeze acne. The pressure can actually cause the infection to go deeper or lead to scarring. ...Read more
My tonsil has holes. Liquid drains from them. Speciall behind flap of skin to the side. White balls come out also. Wat is this?
Normal: It may be normal to have some discharge or tonsillar exudate, that resides in crypts within the tonsils. They can be related to retained food particles that are degraded by saliva and bacteria, which can cause the foul odor. Other causes can be infection so when in doubt, check it out. ...Read more
I had a small bump in outter ear canal and ALOT of white debris came out when squeezed. Now won't stop oozing ALOT of clear fluid... MSRA??
MRSA: MRSA can only be diagnosed by a culture. It sounds like an infected cyst. You should see your doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Ear lobe piercing 49 days old has white stuff coming out of it. Piercing hole & ear isnt red swolen, & has no pain. Is my ear piercing infected?
My daughter has ear infection around piercing took out earring to look had a scab thing with puss fell off now has hole in ear. How serious is this?
Have it checked!: Most likely you have irritated the growth on your skin but anytime you note a change in the character of a mole it becomes imperative to have it examined by a dermatologist . Skin cancer can change the feeling and swelling of a mole. Do not delay an appointment with your primary care doctor to have things checked out! ...Read more
My belly button piercing has this white puss going out of it do I clean the puss away with a tissue or not?
Q tip: Remove the belly button ring, wash with soap and water, clean the area with a q tip 2x2 etc. Apply antibiotic ointment to area and replace the ring. Do this several times aday until the infection cures up. Prior to all of this obtain a culture of the drainage. You may need antibiotics. You cld be allergic to the metal. ...Read more
Infected cartilage peircing? Wat 2 do? Pus comn out of back of ear. Whole top cartilage swollen.Is there pills for this so it clears up faster?
See a doctor: Immediately, this could be a very dangerous infection! ...Read more
My belly button piercing has got this white puss going out of it. Do i clean the puss away with a tissue or not?
Get it examined: The area is infected. Have it examined. You will likely need antibiotics. ...Read more
I tied my tubes to not have children and there's white puss looking stuff coming out of belly button?
I had some kind of yellowish liquid come out of my lobe piercing. It don't know if it's puss. Piercing doesn't look red (to me). Is piercing infected?
I had stitches removed & tape placed. The tape fell off and there is white underneath the cut and yellowish pus coming out. Is this normal or infected?
Yellow things?: What they are depends on whether they're moving or not. If moving, they could be head lice. If these are scabby places that are coming off when you scratch, it could be a form of seborrheic dermatitis. Your doctor can help you know. If these are moving things, there are several over-the-counter treatments. More info here: http://tinyurl.Com/4s788ts. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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