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Red Bumps With Pus
I have papulopustular rosacea.Numerous red bumps with pus filled appear on my face especially on & around nose.Redness appear on sun exposure.Remedy??
I think I may have Rosacea as I keep getting red bumps and pus filled pastules after exercise and I flush easily. I'm a male in my early 20s.
Don't guess !: Encourage medical assessment rather than looking for diagnosis or treatment from an on-line doctor who has never evaluated you. Take care. ...Read more
I have dry skin on my legs in red bumps with pus coming out of them on my penis what does it mean?
see your doctor: It sounds like an infection anytime you have pus coming out. You may also be contagious especially if it turns out to be a sexually transmitted disease. Your doctor can make the diagnosis, check your labs and recommend treatment. Try not to pick at it and cause it to spread. ...Read more
Can baby acne spread to ears eyelids and head? Can erythema toxicum neonatum occur at 3-4 weeks and spread to those places as well? Red bumps and pus
Rash in newborn: ETN is not likely the cause (usually in first few days to 2 wks). Neonatal acne is common and generally starts around 3 weeks of age. Yes, neonatal acne can cover the areas mentioned. Another common rash to be considered is seborrheic dermatitis - this rash will typically have flaky patches as well. No treatment for acne, severe seborrhea may be tx with low dose steroid (ask your pediatrician) ...Read more
I had one red bump with pus that was hard and i had to pull to get out. Near genital area? Should i be conxerned. Gone now. Not sexually active.
See your doctor: If bumps reoccur, you may want to see your doctor. Often times, these bumps are normal and could be a result of blocked hair follicle. You may want to monitor when they appear, for instance, if they occur around the time you shave. If they persist and instead become bigger, red, and painful, they could be infected and require treatment. Your doctor can rule out other causes as well. ...Read more
How come still have red bump after pus pimple popped (on back)? It's been 2 days. I put antibiotic ointment and am on oral antibiotics still.
Could be foliculitis: There are hair follicles almost everywhere on the skin. These follicles can become inflamed or infected. Be sure to follow up with you doctor as antibiotics may be necessary. ...Read more
Not sure: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more
I have red bumps with no pus on my chin and they're really itchy i dunno if they're spots or what. Help ?
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
My 7yo daughter has red bumps filled with pus sparsely spread from her chest to her upper inside thigh. Started over 3 months ago and slowing spreadin?
Acnes on back, buttocks and pubic region. Few red bumps and few pus filled. Please suggest a way out.
I'm an 18 year old female with itchy red bumps filled with pus and hard to the touch on my upper thigh should I be worried?
What are these red bumps with white pus-like tips on the shaft and base of my penis that is like a rash and itches, there are a lot. I'm a virgin.
Bumps on penis:
This may be nothing more than irritation and common blocked hair cells.
There is a chance they are warts but not likely at your age.
If the rash is in any way panful or the white spots spread please find a way to get to a school nurse or a clinic where you can privately have this evaluated at. Your pediatrician is also likely to know what to do. ...Read more
I have recently developed hard red bumps with a pus- filled head on my leg, belly, and arms. I was just taken off metformin because i was allergic to it. My skin rash cleared up with the help of steroids but it is now coming back and I am getting these so
My breasts ache and have red bumps on them that pus and blood come out of when squeezed. What could this be caused by?
If the blood is from your nipples, call your doctor today for an appt.
If you have 'pimples' on the skin of your breasts which bleed when popped, then good skin care, just like on your face is needed.
But, if they have been there a while, i would still have my doc check it out. ...Read more
What are red bumps some with a little pus in them that's on the thighs and butt . They do not itch or bother me. I was wondering can dry skin cause th
I have swollen red warm bumps with pus on my lower leg buttocks and arm what could this possible be and should I see a doctor.
Abscesses: Your description sounds like abscesses. You need to see a physician and have them drained and likely treated with antibiotics. Any contacts need to be treated. All the best. ...Read more
My feet have lots red itchy bumps red raised with pus n sme cnt afford dr visit any suggestions been that way 3 yrs?
Infection: Sounds like infection. I would try antibiotics. From what you are describing, i doubt topical would help - you probably need antibiotic pills. So you need to see a doctor. There are probably clinics in your community that are free or accept payment on a sliding scale. Don't know until you ask. ...Read more
I have a red bump in the dip of my cupids bow, its just a small red bump and theres no pus or anything. I don't know if its herpes or acne I'm crying!
this sounds like two different issues from your question.
But, remember there are lots of rashes with viral illness. There are lots of rashes from other exposures and possible infections.
The most dangerous rash in this scenario would be one caused by syphilis. Syphilis and HIV seem to go hand in hand these days. I hope you are being tested for both. ...Read more
Could a new skin lotion be causing my occasional red bumps on face? Small red no pus or head what is that? Do they disappear?
I have been noticing some red bumps around the vagina area. No pain & i don't feel them unless i touch them. There is pus though. What is this?
See your doctor: You need to have an examination by your physician personally to see what's wrong. Your bumps should be assessed. ...Read more
I have a four to six red bumps near my vagina. They don't itch or hurt or have any pus inside of them, but I noticed them after sex. ?
2 days after unprotected sex I found 3 red bumps with white top on shaft 1 inch from foreskin equally distributed on the circ.not itchy and no pus.
Possible STI: If this appeared after having intercourse it could be a sexually transmitted infection so you would need to be checked and possibly tested in order to receive treatment. If the lesions are painful it could be herpes but like I said, we would need to look at it in order to give you a better answer. Make an appointment with your doctor. ...Read more
What would give a male red bumps all over his legs that are filled with a little pus and they hurt?
FOLICULITIS?: Infection of hair folicles.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have non itchy red bumps all over my torso, in my armpits, etc. sporadic, 19 total. Doesn't seem to be a bug bite, no pus, husband doesn't have any?
Pityriasis Rosea?: Do you recall where the rash started? Pityriasis Rosea is characterized by a symmetrical rash that usually begins with a "herald patch." The herald patch is an oval, fawn-colored patch that precedes the generalized eruption. Google images for Pityriasis Rosea--see if that's what you look like. The cause is unknown, and requires no treatment. Should resolve in a few months. Not infectious ...Read more
Small, itchy, red bumps that have been appearing on my feet/ankles for over a week now. They're also slightly filled with pus. What could this be?
Fungus Tinea pedis: If the bumps Pop and drain and get hard like callous material and later peel off it most Likely is Acute Vessicular Tinea Pedis. That simply put is a fungal infection or a type of athletes foot. See a podiatrist or dermatologist for best result. You may try over the counter meds but may wish to add Nizoral (ketoconazole) Shampoo 1% OTC . Wash at night don't rinse off pat it dry and in am wash it off. ...Read more
Fem w/small painful red bumps around the anus. When dabbed with tissue, slightly yellow pus comes out. It's painful to move/sit/. No sexual partners.
This sounds terrible: and potentially serious. You need to be seen and evaluated as soon as possible. Make an appointment with a health care provider as soon as you can. ...Read more