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Scalp Sores That Leave Holes
Fluid filled acne very large on cheeks leave red sores. Using polysporne and peroxide. Not on lips no sores in mouth. Still scared?
Scalp is the part of the skin on the skull, deeply attached to the skull and has the hair shafts from it.Rest of the skin in the head like facial skin(beard) has only 2 layers -epidermis and dermis. Scalp has 5 different layers unlike facial skin/rest of skin all over body .Scalp-s-epidermis, c-conn.Tissue, a-aponeurosis, l-loose areolar conn. Tissue and p- pericranium attached ...Read more
3 bumps in pubic hair area. Popped them. They are open sores with a white ring. No burning sensation, pain, sore only to touch. Folliculitus? Herpes?
Can't tell: You need to see a dermatologist for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Boil like pimples on legs that are filled with pus and occur randomly. Leave scars and dry skin layer after they burst. What could it be n treatment?
?folliculitis: These may be pustules caused by staphylloccus bacteria which colonize on your skin. If this is the problem, a course of potent antistaphylloccal antibiotic like dicloxacillin(if you're not allergic to penicillins) is required to clear this condition. For single pustules, use warm compresses and sterilize the surrounding skin(but not on the pustule) with rubbing alcohol. Use Bacitracin on boil. ...Read more
Mouth ulcers, cyst-like lumps at vagina entrance, slow-healing sores on scalp and on buttocks that leave round scars, always feel unwell ?
Behcet's disease?: Though your symptoms can be caused by many different conditions, the first thing that came into my head was behcet's disease. See the following for more info: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/behcets-disease/ds00822. ...Read more
I have red sores all over, look like pimples, when they break, weep clear liquid/swell. The skin around them is fragile and heal slowly. Contagious?
Small sores on t shirt area of upper body. Disappears on their own. But leaves small white scars behind. Eczema?
Possibly: If the sores are in the same area as the tshirt, you may also be allergic to something in the t-shirt. See a dermatologist for a definitive diagnosis if this is bothering you. ...Read more
Im getting these red bumps that when scratches thin layer of sking comes off and open sores apper then grow larger. Blister up. Pop and leave dead hard scares there spreading everywhere rapidly and. Burn like crazy when cleaned ?
Does hot water really open scalp pores and cold water closes them? Do the scalp pores close anyway?
Vasodilation: Warm water makes your scalp vessels open and dilate which may increase absorption of topicsl products. It doesn't truly open pores. Cold water causes constriction of blood vessels. ...Read more
I have these sores all over my entire buttocks. Start off as small bumps and quickly turn into huge scabs, when they heal they leave dark scars?
Small bumps covering forehead, no head to pop. Not whiteheads, blackheads, or pimples. Appear to be under the skin. I have oily skin. Treatment?
Bumps that turned into blisters on nose that are reoccuring and are not painful open sores that used to puss. Painful?
Skin eruptions: This could be herpes infection with recurrence or could be bacterial infection. You would have to be carefully examined and these lesions perhaps cultured and/or examined under the microscope. Go and see a doctor and get this taken care of because if bacterial this could turn very severe very quickly. ...Read more
Bumps ar not itchy they seem to leave a discoloration and pop up elsewhere. they start small and grow into mounds of sort then leave dark spots.
Strange skin formations on penis foreskin.Dont itch or heart or smell or anything.Were small wounds due to dry skin now they healed and formed theese
My cheeks get many same-sized white "pimples" but they wipe off with a q-tip! No deep pus in pore. Leave red pinhole and red blotchy scars. Age 32.
Acne pustules: Exact diagnosis requires exam, best by dermatologist. OK to squeeze out superficial pustules. This does not cause scars nor does it spread the acne. Clean off the mirror after. Best treatment best determined by dermatologist. Tretinoin, benzoyl peroxide, and spironolactone come to mind. ...Read more