Top
20
Doctor insights on: Pus Filled Bump On Penis

Share
1

1
Pus filled bump on gums, popped drained went away fine no pain then came back in a few days what is this?

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 more

See 1 more doctor answer

Pus (Definition)

Pus consists of white blood cells that have "eaten" bacteria and then died. You find pus resulting after an infection has established itself and the pus is a product of the body's immune ...Read more


2

2
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 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. ?

Cyst/abscess: It is possible that you have developed a cyst or abscess. The best thing to do is to see a doctor for evaluation and possible removal. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
Small white painful pus filled bump on bottom lip, got worse when I popped it....Wht could it be?

Small white painful pus filled bump on bottom lip, got worse when I popped it....Wht could it be?

Acne: Could be acne lesion that is infected. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation because this way you will get treatment that will clear the problem. ...Read more

5

5
Small white painful pus filled bump on bottom lip, got worse when i popped it....What could it be?

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

7

7
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.

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

8

8
Pus filled bump on back of ear..How do I bust it and keep it from coming back?

Pus filled bump on back of ear..How do I bust it and keep it from coming back?

See a doctor: Do not try and drain this yourself without assistance and with a possible need for concomitant antibiotic treatment. This could be very dangerous and create a risk to spread infection to other areas of the skull and brain and soft tissues. Please see a doctor asap. ...Read more

14

14
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

15

15
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?

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

16

16
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?

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

18

18
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?

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 more

See 1 more doctor answer
19

19
What is it when you have a tender, blood, and pus filled bump in pubic area of the vagina? I noticed two very tender, blood, and pus filled bumps in my vagina area. Its not located on the lip area of the vagina, its more located on the pelvic area (if tha

What is it when you have a tender, blood, and pus filled bump in pubic area of the vagina? I noticed two very tender, blood, and pus filled bumps in my vagina area. Its not located on the lip area of the vagina, its more located on the pelvic area (if tha

Hello. : Hello. I can't diagnose this based on how i visualize what you are describing. However, if this is in the vaginal area, it is recurrent and there is pustular discharge, recommend that this be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

20

20
My boyfriend has some red spots on the penis, which are not bumps, no pus filled and are patchy. no itching. I have itching around my mouth. HSV?

My boyfriend has some red spots on the penis, which are not bumps, no pus filled and are patchy. no itching.  I have itching around my mouth. HSV?

Doubt herpes. Yeast?: This description doesn't sound at all like herpes. I would be more suspicious of a yeast (Candida) infection, especially if his red spots are on the head of the penis and he is uncircumcised. You both should see a doctor or clinic to check it out, preferably together. ...Read more

Pustule (Definition)

A pustule is a pimple-like lesion that is filled with pus, a white/yellow mixture of white ...Read more