Doctor insights on:
Pus Filled Bump On Breast
Dime sized hard, red, itchy, painful lump on left breast next to nipple. Has drained some pus and bloody/pus. Cancerous, abscess or something else?
SeSee derm: See dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Exam: must be examined, evaluated, diagnosed and treated by your physician. ...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
Lump in breast. Hard n painful. Lump sits beneath the areole. Theres a boil-like white-ish head on areole. Is this just a boil?
Possible: At 36 you may hve infection (boil ) of periareolar montgomery gland infection , must see your doctor to make sure have nothing serious, and if it is to drain (and antibiotics ) which will give relief to your pain. ...Read more
I have little clusters of tiny water filled lumps on my breast near my bra strap... Only tiny like pimples?
Pain on right nipple (male). Squeezed tip of nipple and white puss came out. Was it just a pimple on my nipple?
Breast bump, pimple?: It is difficult to say , without having a look at it. Start by seeing your pmd. Make an appointment and have it looked at. ...Read more
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
Bump: Can not diagnose it without seeing it. See your dermatologist if i were to guess from your description i would think about molluscum contageosum. ...Read more
I have small bumps on my breast near the nipple that are itchy and weep fluid and sometimes have pus filled bumps as well . What is it ?
Areolar glands: Areolar glands are sebaceous glands in the areola surrounding the nipple. The glands make oily secretions (lipoid fluid) to keep the areola and the nipple lubricated and protected. The round bumps are found in the areola, and on the nipple itself. They can become exposed and raised when the nipple is stimulated, and irritated by over-stimulation and ill-fitting clothing. Visit your doc to be sure ...Read more
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
I have a red pus filled bump on the side of fmy inger next to the nail. I've drained it and cleaned and soaked it, but it won't go away. What should I do?
I saw a pus filled bump on my pubic region which makes me fear. Should I burst it or what should I do. It's a bit itchy.
Get it checked: It is better you do not burst it and get it checked by your doctor or the clinic.Puss filled bump means some kind of infection and may need to be treated ...Read more
Pus filled bump on gums, popped drained went away fine no pain then came back in a few days what is this?
Chronic infection: You have a chronic infection. It is not eliminated when the bump is 'popped'...That is just the way the body gets rid of used up white blood cells (pus). There is probably an infection in a tooth nearby the 'bump'. See a dentist to have it fully diagnosed and treated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a pus filled bump on my areola.,I thought it was a pimple but I've had it for a year and it doesn't heal or stop generating pus. ?
I have a black/blood/pus filled bump on my left lower side of my stomach, how do I get rid of it?
I produce a pus filled bump on my lips does that indicate a cold sore? It left a black mark there to
Nasty - I have a pus filled bump on my back that keeps reoccurring! It is odorless, on painful, but the consistency is thick like toothpaste (sebum?)
Pus filled bump on inner labia minora. not sexually active. accidentally popped the bump. any over the counter medicine to be used?
I've been having inner vaginal peeling and a pus-filled bump. No burning, barely noticeable itching. No unprotected sex. Could it be Herpes?
Could i cure it myself? I have a small pus-filled bump on my genital area.. Sometimes it swells up and is very painful and it is hard for me to move. I had a dr look at it and he told me it was an ingrown hair. I researched ingrown hairs and that is not
If : If the area is infected you will need antibiotics, and possibly a procedure called an I&D (incision and drainage). Otherwise, you could try warm compresses to the area three times a day, if it drains on its own, apply an antibacterial ointment to the area twice a day and monitor. If it does not improve see your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
2 days ago, I scratched the outside lining of my lip. When I did a small red pus filled bump formed. Its scabbn ovr now. Was it a cold sore?
Hard to tell: Is it itchy or painful? Were you sick? Have you had cold sores in that area before? The only way to be sure is to have your doctor look at it. Either way it's not serious. If it remains for over a week it was probably a cold sore. The picture is of a typical herpes simplex cold sore. ...Read more
I’ve been having this pus filled bump on my vag lip, it’s not blisters just one bump. I tried to pop it but that just made it swollen and red??
Painful, pus filled bump on side of toe by nail. Nursing school friend advised to pop with sterilized needle. Nothing but blood. What should I do now?
Soaks (may need doc): An infection that develops along the edge of the fingernail or toenail is called a paronychia. Care at home includes warm soaks in a mixture of 50% warm water and 50% liquid antibacterial soap three to four times daily for about 15 minutes. If redness starts to spread or pus still present, you need to see doc for proper incision and drainage. ...Read more
I have ibd & a serious rash developed on my legs - red circles the size of dimes with a pus filled bump in the middle & itchy. Leaving scars. Ideas?
Can upper lip hair removal cause single pus filled bump that starts tingling after being popped, very painful, and doesn't bleed but leak clear fluid?
Yes: It sounds like the procedure induced a "cold sore," or HSV1 eruption and you should be treated with Valtrex (valacyclovir) or Acyclovir asap. You can use Abreva which is over-the-counter. Avoid chocolate and nuts and triy to eat more chicken and yogurt. Don't have any more treatments until it clears up and be sure to pretreat with those same medicines before the next treatment. Also, stop pinching it! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer