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Pus Filled Bump On Back
Small white painful pus filled bump on bottom lip, got worse when i popped it....What could it be?
Infection: Infections of the glands on the lips can become infected and cause an abscess. When you popped it the inflammation was extended into the surrounding tissues and made it worse. See you healthcare provider since you may need antibiotics. Drainage from the lips is towards the brain, so infections there can be serious. ...Read more
Using neosporin?: If you are using neosporin on your cut, you are likely having some allergic reaction to the neosporin--a very commom, yet overlooked condition. I would stop that, keep the skn/wpund dry with a little rubbing alcohol 3-4x/day for a few days and you should be good. If not better, call your doc. Good luck. ...Read more
R/O FOLLICULITIS : Your symptoms sound like folliculitis or in lampoon of the hair follicle. You need to be examined and course of therapy decided. You may need topical and or oral Antibiotics. If symptoms persist or worsen a Cyst/abscess can develop requiring surgical intervention. Seek prompt evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a big red painful pimple on my inner thigh. Pus came out on it's own, should I squeeze it until the whitehead comes out?
Don't squeeze: Use heat. If doesn't help see md. Could be staph. ...Read more
Right lymph node and area around it swollen and a small raised, hard painful clear puss rash on my top right buttock?
Infection: You certainly have an infection. Get examined and treated with broad spectrum antibiotics. ...Read more
I have this deep pimple like thing on my butt cheek. On pantypanty line and very painful. Pic on profile.Had white top, popped, bloody white pus.
Boil (abscess): You're probably describing a boil or minor skin abscess (pocket of pus). As long as it's drained, you should be fine. But watch out for any surrounding redness or worsening pain. Obviously fevers, sweats & chills are a bad sign. If possible, take a ball point pen to the area & make a tight circle around it. Then date & time it for comparison later. If redness extends beyond, then you need 2 go 2er. ...Read more
Den: cysts ?: generally white rounded lesions over the scrotum are sebaceous cysts, these are not soft like full of liquid but feel firm. sometime if one ruptures it will exude Whitt putty like material. If this is the case then it is a benign condition, harmless. If you are really concerned they can be removed . ...Read more
Infection: See your doctor to get treated and see if there is an underlying condition that predisposes you to get these abscesses. ...Read more
Small pimple like bump appeared on top lip. Then I noticed trail tiny bumps on the left side. And a tiny cluster on right. Dnt hurt but what are they?
Depends: There are many possibilities here that really need a strong history to diagnose your problem. Depending on your exposures, it could be anything from a herpetic breakout (cold sore), to acne, to impetigo (a bacterial skin infection), or even poison ivy. See your primary physician or dermatologist to help narrow it down. ...Read more
Red pimple like bumps on my left inner thigh in crotch area. Painless and not itchy. If popped pus comes out.I have genital HSV 1. They wont go away?
Folliculitis?: This sounds most like folliculitis, or some other bacteria infection. Almost certainly not herpes -- both the symptoms (pus if popped) and location are wrong. And I'll bet this doesn't look much like your previous genital herpes outbreak(s), right? Anyway, see a doctor and take it from there. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Furunculs aka boils: Boils can occur anywhere on your skin. It is a bacterial skin infection. The common symptoms are: painful, red bump that increases in the size over a few days. Boil also can cause a fever. You can actually treat a single boil at home by applying warm compresses to relieve pain and promote natural drainage. Take some nsaids otc. If concerned or high fever see your pcp. ...Read more