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Show Me Some Of The Infection On The Skin Of Mons Pubis
Will the rash caused by scabies wreck any of the ink in my tattoos? Will the burrowing cause any kind of scarring on top of the skin?
Unlikely, but . . .: Inflammation, rash, and scratching has a potential to cause your body to degrade and absorb some of the tattoo ink in localized spots. Cure the scabies, don't scratch in the meantime, and watch those sexual contacts. There are worse things that can happen than your tats fading a bit. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Please tell me, could the syphillis chancre be found on the shaft of the penis and the second stage rash be found on the inner thigh legs?
I'm wondering can the syphillis chancre be found on the shaft of the penis and the second stage rash be found on the inner thigh legs?
What's the diagnosis of a swelling on the head, between the hair and the forehead, and it's having the same color of the skin?
Inflammation: Yeast is a fungus that likes to grow in dark, moist, warm enviroments. It can cause inflammation and irritation to the tissue. Yeast can be a sign of other underlying medical problems such as diabetes, other disorders of sugar metabolism, hormone disorders, immune deficiencies, nutritional deficiencies, pregnancy, in relation to medications such as steroids..... ...Read more
Could the syphillis chancre be found on the shaft of the penis and the second stage rash be found on the inner thigh legs?
Yes: This is no time for guesswork. Get with your personal physician now if you have any reason to think you and/or somebody special may have met this spirochete. ...Read more
I sometime feel some pepperish pain on the skin of my scrotal sac. Also there has been the darkening of the skin of the scrotal sac. Please help me o?
Multiple reasons: Causes of scrotum burning sensation: the following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of scrotum burning sensation. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms. Peripheral vascular disease buerger's disease diabetes mellitus varicose veins darkening can be from inflammation from the above, diabetes, or normal aging. ...Read more
6-8 of the hair follicles on the base of my penis in the pubic hair region have raised a bit and turned darkish-gray or black? Genital warts?
Possible cysts: Hard to say without more history and seeing photos of these lesions, but they could be due to clogged hair follicles - black color could be due to oxidation or old blood. I cannot rule out possibility that these are genital warts or something else. Go see your clinician asap for an exam, tests if needed, and appropriate management. Take Care. ...Read more
What causes itchy spot in pubic region? No visual signs of irritation, redness or peeling but the base of a few of the hair follicles look dry?
My penis foreskin is swollen and i find rashes on some areas of the foreskin and the backside of the penis (connecting tissue).Kindly sugg med?
Does Herpes Type 1 cause lining on the inside of the cheeks?Have got a bump inform of a line on both cheeks
Likely normal: The linea albais a term used to describe a horizontal streak on the inner surface of the cheek, level with the biting plane. It usually extends from the commissure to the posterior teeth and can extend to inner lip mucosa & corners of the mouth. A common finding associated with pressure, frictional irritation, or sucking trauma from the facial surfaces of the teeth. See oral surgeon if concerned. ...Read more
I have only heard of herpes on the genitals or the mouth. Can it appear on other parts of the body, even the chest area?
A lot of blackheads on the skin around the vagina. Some swell into cysts which feel large under the skin and the pus smells. What is it?
In regards to HIV having access to the bloodstream, isn't the skin on the palm of the hands different from the other skin on the body? Isn't it thin?
HIV: Skin on the palms of the hands is no more susceptible to acquisition of HIV infection than any other area. Hiv is simply not transmitted in this fashion, and it is not very easy to get. You need either unprotected sex with an hiv+ person with a high viral load, sharing of needles or blood or body parts. You may find this website helpful www.Onhealth.Com/human_immunodeficiency_virus_hiv_aids/article.Htm. ...Read more
Weird black growths on skin of my scrotum. When scratched off, there was no blood and more of the 'growths' came on the scrotum. Size is < 1mm/growth.
What is the name of the muscle that pulls the penis inwards in to body? And what type of scan can show it?
What are the symptoms of a staph infection on the penis? Does it cause redness on glans and tiny red bumps? And can it spread internally?
Staph Infections: Yes. Of course. I am not sure why you have not gone to the doctor. This is not a kind of infection and not a place to just wait and let it get worse. Please get to your family doctor urgently. ...Read more
I have a large bump/cyst on my mons pubis. By large, I mean in width & the fact that it literally sticks out from that area. Is it a staph infection?
Evaluation.: You need an evaluation of this lesion to tell what it is. ...Read more
I'm worried i may have an infection--i have itching on my mons pubis, red spots (not bumps), tenderness. Should i be concerned?
Minimally: If it is not that bothersome, it does not seem to be an emergency, but see a dr. To get a diagnosis and treatment, than you can rest easy. ...Read more
I shaved my mons pubis earlier today & now I have a really painful bump down there. I used to always get boils cause my skin was so sensitive.
Careful: Make sure you are using a quality razor and moisturizing shaving gel. Shaving always causes small skin openings that can become infected or the hair can become ingrown as it grows back. Moisturize everyday with good eczema cream and use light dose 1% hydrocortisone if irritated. Moist heat for now and some neosporin. See MD if worsens - don't PICK. http://www.webmd.com/beauty/hair-removal/razor-bumps-topic-overview ...Read more
I have this EXTREMELY painful bump on my mons pubis, it's the color of my skin, i and it started hurting when touched yesterday
Possible STI: Painful bumps on the genitals most likely mean a sexually transmitted infection. It could be herpes, genital warts, or chancroid/bacterial infection. OTC analgesic, sitz bath might help, but exact treatment depends on causes of genital sores. Your doctor might prescribe antibiotics, topical steroids, or antivirals. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
There is a bump on my mons pubis and has happened before. It is slightly darker than my skin and hurts with a little poke or slight rub. What should I?
Time to go...: a small recurrent tender spot might be an oil gland that's starting to get infected, or even the beginnings of something worse. Probably the safest thing is to consult a dermatology practitioner. Its also generally safe to kill off local skin cells etc by freezing...they sell kits to do this over the counter. Or you could just watch and wait..and see your PCP if it continues. ...Read more
Bump on mons pubis that once was bigger, now is flat. It wasnt raised, it was a bump under the skin. What is it? Never once painful.
I have a marble sized lump in my left mons pubis, it hurts when I touch it only, with no white head. I'm 18 and not sexually active. ?
Bump on mons pubis, been there for at least a week. hurts when i touch it and sometimes when i walk when the skin is pulled towards thigh?
Needs Evaluation: Can be a few things but needs further eval with details about bumps. ...Read more
I have very itchy, dry, and slightly raised bumps on my mons pubis that are a red-ish brown color. Is this just dry skin? What can I do to treat it?
I have these small flesh color bumps on my mons pubis they look just like skin tags and I can pinch them off with my finger nails. What could they be?
Have new mole in the center of mons pubis. Its lumpy and dark pink. I have actinic keratosis. Should i tell doc at skin check next week? Embarrassed.
Have it biopsied.: Anyone with a history of atypical moles who develops new moles with scaliness and itching should have it biopsied. The redness around the mole may represent inflammation from scratching it or more remote possibility of an infection. See your pcp or your plastic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have some painless, non-itchy bumps in my mons pubis region. The bumps have been there for about three weeks. What could they be?
Folliculitis?: Several things could do this, but the most common is folliculitis, i.e. pimple-like infection/inflammation, especially if some bumps have pubic hairs in the center. Pubic folliculitis is especially common in young people who shave the area. See a doctor to confirm and get appropriate treatment. If you shave, stop for a couple of weeks. ...Read more
Extremely swollen abscess like area on the mons pubis. It has drained some and is now very red, some purple. Very painful. What can I do?
A guy on the street sprayed me with a mist. A few days later, i got some painless and non-itchy bumps on my mons pubis area. Are the 2 events related?
??: Did he spray you on the mons pubis? If not, I do not see how they were related ...Read more
I have 2 small bumps on mons pubis . No puss no itch no pain no growth . I had them for some time now and I haven't been active In years. ?
Why is my mons pubis so itchy? There are some red bumps that don't go away. I am not sexually active so I do not think it is crabs..Could it be?
Two days ago I shaved my mons pubis, vulva, inner and outer lips, and my perineum area. I wanted to be completely hairless down there before I got intimate that night. I used water and a cheap razor (careless move). Now I have red bumps (some have puss on
R/O CELLULITIS: Cellulitis is a superficial skin infection that can be caused after an abrasion or rupture of a boil . Keep the area clean and apply topical antibiotics. Seek prompt evaluation for potential need of oral antibiotics/X-ray /labs. F/U with your doctor if symptoms persist or worsen, oral antibiotics may be needed. ...Read more
Found some several light brown spots on my private area which called "Mons Pubis" on my skin. Possible cause from hair line? Can be treatment?
Any symptoms?: If the "spots" are not causing any symptoms, you may leave these alone. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more