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Blisters inside rectal area. He has epidermolysis bullosa. Having a hard time pooping. Thoughts?

Blisters inside rectal area. He has epidermolysis bullosa. Having a hard time pooping. Thoughts?

Supportive care: Constipation causing straining or stretching of the skin around the anus could worsen this condition, so try to soften your son's stool by increasing fiber intake &/or giving prune or pear juice. When he stools, try to wash off and pat dry instead of wiping over the blisters, which could cause more irritation or bleeding. If signs of infection (redness, warmth, swelling, pus, fever), call Dr ASAP ...Read more

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Blistering (Definition)

Blistering is a bubble of skin filled with fluid. They can occur to excessive rubbing (as with a new pair of ...Read more


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Could I have balanoposthitis if I have blistering?

Could I have balanoposthitis if I have blistering?

Here are some ...: Balanoposthitis is a general term denoting the presence of inflammation from vasious reasons such as long tight foreskin, yeast infection, herpes-related inflammation, etc. So, blistering from HSV or others may be a part of pictures in balanoposthtis. ...Read more

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How can I treat a blister?

How can I treat a blister?

Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. The blister will gradually resolve with time. ...Read more

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How can you treat a blister?

How can you treat a blister?

Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. The blister will gradually resolve with time. ...Read more

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How long will a blister ooze?

How long will a blister ooze?

Many possibilities: Depends on the size and type of blister. There are many types and causes of skin blisters. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause blisters on the skin. Insect bites can also cause blisters. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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How do blisters go away fast?

How do blisters go away fast?

Protect them: A blister will usually resolve in 2-3 days to a couple of weeks depending on cause severity and location as long as the area is protected. ...Read more

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How can I quickly heal a blister?

How can I quickly heal a blister?

Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin blisters. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause blisters on the skin. Insect bites can also cause blisters. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more