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Pus Smell In My Nose
Is it dangerous 2 have hudradenitis suppurativa all around your ears, neck & head. I'm worried about all the toxins, sometimes the pus smells bad.
Hidradenitis: This abnormality of the apocrine sweat glands is typically confined to the areas of the arm pits and the groins. It sounds like another problem if it is outside of these areas. See your primary care for an exam. May also need to see a dermatologist or ENT surgeon. This should be evaluated ASAP. Hope this helps! ...Read more
What can you do at home if you have flu thats some better but you have a gross smell when you blow nose now an the drainage had flu for a wk all1sided?
Hi. I have a foul smelling and tasting drainage from the back of my nose. I don't have a cold, the flu, nothing. It really smells horrible!
Sinus infection?: Do you have a history of sinus infections? Did you have a cold recently? Any headaches? Facial pain or pressure? Cough when lying down at night? Not all sinus infections need to be treated with antibiotics. I would drink plenty of fluids also. If the symptoms get worse, or if start coughing more or get fevers, i would see your doc. ...Read more
Cause?Recurring infect been on antibiotic shot&pills2×'s & steriods&steriod spray rotten smells back on same side w/presure in head drainage raw throa
Culture: You may need to take culture sensitivity test to antibiotics. Apparently you infection is not responding. Talk to prescribing physician or see ent. ...Read more
I have an wound on my finger form a cycist there is a little hole and pus is coming out and it smells it's also hard around the wound is that ok?
That's NOT OK.: That's an infection. That requires antibiotics. And if there's a deeper hole, it could even be an infection of the muscle or bones. This should be evaluated right away and treatment should be initiated. ...Read more
The nose is packed with sebaceous glands that make oils and thick sebum (the white stuff). Pus is thin and associated with infections. Unless you have acne or another infection, painless, thick, white sebum is what your are expressing.
The sebum helps protect the skin and provides moisture, so it is normal. Different people make varying amounts. If it is problematic, consult a dermatologist. ...Read more
Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key.
http://www.webmd.com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores ...Read more
I have pimple like dot on my neck. It doesn't hurt when i press it but the pus has a very foul smell. It is greenish in colour.
I got my septum pierced a week ago as the jewellery I had in was too small to clean. Now my nose hurts and it has dark yellowy redish pus? Help!
Staph Infection: Your nose has many germs, some good and some bad. Staph Aureus can cause serious infections and may need a professional consult. Remove the jewelry, apply warm moist compresses and try some Bacitracin ointment locally. If it does not improve, you get a fever or it worsens see your physician. Be leery of piercing unusual places. Good health. ...Read more
The pores on my nose are constantly full. I can squeeze them and get a ton of pus out, and get the same amount out only hours later. What can I do?
Foods?: Oily and sugary foods may account for this. ...Read more
Hubby has two painless lumps one on back other on shoulder.Shoulder lump when pressed had foul smell pus in it.Back lump is large in size.What it is?
Dermatologist: Besides making sure that your nose is washed carefully and cleansed you should consult with a dermatologist on the best regimen for your particular skin. ...Read more
What dose it mean when u have a bump under your armpit and white pus and blood comes out of it and smells real bad?
See a doctor: This can mean nothing very good. There are several possibilities and all will require professional attention. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a bump in my nose i cleaned it with peroxide and it popped with pus and blood coming out. Came back. What is it?
I felt on the ground, lacerated my lip & it did a big hole. Now as it heals there's a bad smell and pus from it. What can I do to make it heal fast..?
Infection: Seems like you may have an infection. Please have it checked by your physician to see if you need antibiotics ...Read more
Have ,4 abt 5 months, an internal pimple in front of my nose ,same area, that appears makes its cycle n again with pus in majority.any opinions 4this?
I don't have any health insurance and my belly button is oozing pus and blood and smells and it hurts below the belly button?
Causes of my crotch blister? The blisters have pus inside, what can be? And how i can cure this? My groin smell bad but i don feel any itchy.
Infection: This is perhaps a question that serves as the very definition of when one needs to go to the doctor. Your sores need to be examined and possibly tested and you need to be on prescription medication. Please get to your family doctor urgently. ...Read more
I have a bump on my nose, filled with a little bit of pus. (i'm aware from trying to pop it). Its pimple sized, but will not go away. Please help?
Hi3 months ago i developed an infectied pimple on the skin of my nose, it got pus in it. After that, it stayed like a reddish patch? Can i know why?
I have a bump on the outside of my nose around the curve of my nostril. It has no pus, flesh colored, under the skin. How can I remove it?
I have my tooth taken out in Monday, the pain has worsened and I have yellow pus around the area of were the tooth was taken out, my breath smells?
Dry Socket ?: Infection? Both are possibilities. You best is to be seen immediately by the dentist who extracted the tooth. ...Read more