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Small Sore That Won T Heal
I have a small red sore that won't heal on my cheek. I have had it for about 2 years. Sometimes it bleeds a very little, and I put antiseptic on it?
Small red, stingy unexplained sore that won't heal for several weeks. Looks slightly necrotic at times. Now moveable lump close by. Underneath breast/top of rib area?
I have a small painless sore on my leg that won't heal. It looks like a popped cystic zit. It's been there for almost a year. Tried wart remover. Didn't work?
See doctor: Non-healing skin ulcer needs to be evaluated to rule a local malignancy. A year is too long to ignore a non-healing ulcer. ...Read more
Hello, I have small skin sore on my feet that can't heal now for about 2 month. I think this is mostly because of pus that appears under skin?
Time to act.: There are quite a few reasons for chronic non-healing sores on the foot. None are good. It's time to be evaluated to remove all doubt. ...Read more
I have a small, superficial tear in crease of labia major&labia minor. No blood, no stich, just red and sore. Can I use lanolin to protect it?heal at home?
I sometimes get a small crack on the shaft of my penis near the base after a lot of masturbation or sex, it will be sore for a few days then heal after a while. Sometimes it is worse than others and takes longer to heal. But this is obviously a crack as
Here are some...: Your detailed sequence of events strongly suggests the process of developing and healing the crack at penile base is physically related. Therefore, you have to adopt & adapt to whatever your life might have told and brought to you. To ensure the case, see Doc while the crack is fresh for a direct look by following instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
Small raised rash on corner of mouth doctors said it's not a cold sore and gave me triamcinolone acetoneide cream when will this rash heal?
Probably won't: Triamcinolone cream, a corticosteroid, is not the treatment for the most likely cause which is Angular Cheilits(inflammation of the angles of the lips). This condition has multiple causes. Treatment with an OTC anti-fungal cream will often cure it(such as Lotrimin). Avoid constantly licking the area. For more information go to: WikiWand.com and search: Angular cheilitis ...Read more
Bitten by either spider in bed (seen) or horse fly on beach, same day. Small red bump on forehead, scratched. Tender bump, no pus. How do I heal it?
Neosporin: Try over the counter Neosporin. If does not work-- see ur MD ...Read more
My lower back hurts constantly like it's a tender sore that won't heal I get stiffness when laying or sitting I only get relief when it pops?
Are these related: red patch under left eye, red patch over right eye, dry left eye, GERD, forehead sore that won't heal, joint pain.
Symptoms: The first 3 may be...the whole complex probably not. See your family doctor to help resolve your issues. ...Read more
I've a sore in my have that won't heal. Help me please. It' will try to heal and it will open back up. It's very irritating?
Here's The Skinny: If you have a 'sore' that isn't healing, anywhere on the body but especially sun-exposed area, then you should see a dermatologist to help figure-out what's going on. A month would be enough time for most things to heal so if it's been longer than that, get it checked out. Many things can cause a delay in healing but a delay in healing can look like something that might be growing, like a skin tumor ...Read more
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Herpes sore: Where is the sore? Mouth or vagina? Is it a single sore or multiple sores? Have you tried valacyclovir or famvir or acyclovir? Are you sure it is herpes have you taken herpes titers? Rarely what appears to be a sore may not be a herpes, but may be an autoimmune disease and skin ulcerations from autoimmune disease like lupus or Behcet's. F/u/ w/ rheumatologist ...Read more
My cold sore went away a week ago and It left 3 small pinkish bumps that won't go away. What should I do?
Nothing: Give it some time. None of the creams are as effective as prescription valacyclovir or Acyclovir pills taken at the very onset (prodrome) of the next attack. Get your prescription now so you will be prepared to take (usually 2 Grams) at the first tingling next attack. It is very safe. ...Read more
I have sore on the lower part of my right calf that won't go away. I've treated it with over-the-counter meds. It just won't heal. What should I do?
I have a sore on my leg that has been there since 2005 and won't heal. Just keeps scabbing over. Possibilities?
See answer: The best treatment will depend on the diagnosis of your heel pain. If you have a heel spur for example, then NSAIDS, rest, trying to use a soft insert, with an area that is cut out where the spur is, can keep the pressure off and help as well, etc. If is caused by plantar fasciitis, then another treatment option may be available etc. Get the foot assessed by a foot dr. and the best Tx will come. ...Read more
See below: Sounds like you have coccydynia or 'tailbone pain'. This can occur with trauma to the tail bone, abnormally positioned coccyx, or poor sitting posture. Try using a good lumbar support to help shift your pelvis forward. This will put the pressure on your ischium. (bottom part of pelvic bone), and will shift the weight off of your coccyx (tailbone). ...Read more
Not sure what type: Of sore, you are referring to -so my input is brief and basic. Keep it clean and dry. ...Read more
I have a small problem of soreness in the tip of my penis, it doesn't hurt constantly and what bothers me it's the tip scratching agains the t?
Question cut off: But if there is friction against the tip of the penis — that will need to be alleviated. ...Read more
SORE ANKLE OR SORE?:
Is it a sore ankle or a sore on the ankle? Regarding the latter, if it's something that does not heal, or is changing in appearance. Start with your primary physician. If it's a sore ankle, see a podiatrist or foot/ankle orthopedist.
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Cold sores: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) expedites healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Your physician can prescribe oral valtrex (valacyclovir). Laser treatments are also used to treat cold sores. ...Read more
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