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Pus (Definition)

Pus consists of white blood cells that have "eaten" bacteria and then died. You find pus resulting after an infection has established itself and the pus is a product of the body's immune ...Read more


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My tooth cavity stopped aching, 3 days later there was a bump filled with blood and pus. The same thing happened on my 1st cavity. What is it?

My tooth cavity stopped aching, 3 days later there was a bump filled with blood and pus. The same thing happened on my 1st cavity. What is it?

Tooth fistula: It may be a tooth fistula. A tooth fistula forms in response to an infection at the base of the tooth's root. They are channels that form within the bone and gums to give infection an avenue for drainage. Treating a fistula requires antibiotics and/or possibly extraction or root canal. To have a fistula correctly diagnosed and treated, consult with a dentist as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What is it when you have a tender, blood, and pus filled bump in pubic area of the vagina? I noticed two very tender, blood, and pus filled bumps in my vagina area. Its not located on the lip area of the vagina, its more located on the pelvic area (if tha

What is it when you have a tender, blood, and pus filled bump in pubic area of the vagina? I noticed two very tender, blood, and pus filled bumps in my vagina area. Its not located on the lip area of the vagina, its more located on the pelvic area (if tha

Hello.: Hello. I can't diagnose this based on how I visualize what you are describing. However, if this is in the vaginal area, it is recurrent and there is pustular discharge, recommend that this be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Why are in grown hairs so sore and hard? What is all the blood and pus that comes out

Why are in grown hairs so sore and hard? What is all the blood and pus that comes out

Infected: Sounds like your ingrown hairs are infected and you may need abx. Sore, hard, pus=infection ...Read more

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I have a blister with pus and blood for the last two yes in my gums, how can it get cured?

I have a blister with pus and blood for the last two yes in my gums, how can it get cured?

See dentist: It could be an abscessed tooth or an abscessed gum problem. You need to see a dentist asap. It will not go away on its own, it will only get worse. ...Read more

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I have a beautyspot that seems to be infected I have cleaned it out its blood and pus. .. now its very sore and swollen?

I have a beautyspot that seems to be infected I have cleaned it out its blood and pus. .. now its very sore and swollen?

Of course, the pus: Suggests that infection is/was present. And the manipulation itself would have caused soreness and swelling. Sometimes just the cleaning out is enough to allow the body's own healing, but usually a health professional needs to make that judgement with you. You need to be seen and have this probably infected lesion assessed. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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Infected beautyspot, pus and blood, very sore?

Infected beautyspot, pus and blood, very sore?

Skin infection: Be seen. You require antibiotics and a review of your underlying spot. All the best. ...Read more

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Starts out as pimple, has thick pus and blood. Sore and sometimes deep. Doesn't heal quickly. Mostly occurs with stress. What are they?

Starts out as pimple, has thick pus and blood. Sore and sometimes deep. Doesn't heal quickly. Mostly occurs with stress. What are they?

See MD: Sounds like a skin infection. Next time it happens, I would see a physician and get a culture and possible treatment. You may have an infections with MRSA and there is a protocol to keep it from recurring. ...Read more

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Found pencil eraser sized open sore on lbreast w/pus and blood but no pain. Half dollar sized swollen/raised/red around the open sore. What is this?

Found pencil eraser sized open sore on lbreast w/pus and blood but no pain. Half dollar sized swollen/raised/red around the open sore. What is this?

Get evaluated.: This could be an infection or abscess. Have your health care provider check this out; you may need antibiotics. Many skin abscesses are caused by an organism called "mrsa" - methicillin resistant staph aureus. While MRSA is treatable, it's important to get the right medication on board quickly. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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Hard bump w blood and pus on outer labia. Been there 3+ months sore at times please help?

Bartholin cyst?: It may be a Barttholin cyst or abscess that needs evaluation and evacuation by a GYN MD. If hot sitz baths don't resolve the issue, make an appointment to see the MD. ...Read more

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I've got a maxillary sinus cyst but my gum is swollen and pus and blood is coming from it why?

I've got a maxillary sinus cyst but my gum is swollen and pus and blood is coming from it why?

See Oral surgeon: You may have some other oral issues, not necessarily related to the cyst. But impossible to determine without a history, xrays and exam ...Read more

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I have a bump on my mons pubis, didn't mess with it, had it for a week, just recently popped and white pus & blood came out, it is painful &a sore.?

I have a bump on my mons pubis, didn't mess with it, had it for a week, just recently popped and white pus & blood came out, it is painful &a sore.?

I'd urge an exam: Because that area is easily contaminated and hard to keep dry and clean, infection is a worry. It might already be a sign of disease so see a Dr for exam and possibly lab work. I hope it all goes well! ...Read more

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Why is my belly piercing so sore & warm and swallon? With light brownish pus no blood & no odor. I had it for 7 months with no infection

Why is my belly piercing so sore & warm and swallon? With light brownish pus no blood & no odor. I had it for 7 months with no infection

Probably infected.: If it is warm and swollen and you're seeing pus, then your site is probably infected. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my bum crack, where the tailbone ends. Sometimes it leaks blood and pus. It is sore and itchy most of the time.

I have a lump on my bum crack, where the tailbone ends. Sometimes it leaks blood and pus. It is sore and itchy most of the time.

Here are some...: What you described may represent the occurrence of pilonidal sinus with infection. To verify such, go to see a doc. Before going, perusing the article in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html would help you how to prepare the information for the doc's review. Best wish to your health... ...Read more

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I once woke up with a lot of blood in my mouth prior to that I was complaining of sore gums. What culd this mean? Gingivitis?

Draining abscess?: A sudden presentation of blood in the mouth is often the result of a suddenly draining infection. This is likely a more severe problem than gingivitis so you should get a dental evaluation asap. Good luck! ...Read more

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Sometime I find blood in my phlegm, I'm sure it's not from my gums. I don't cough or have sore throat, I don't smoke either. Should I be worry?

Sometime I find blood in my phlegm, I'm sure it's not from my gums. I don't cough or have sore throat, I don't smoke either. Should I be worry?

Yes: Bleeding is one of your body's ways of telling you that there's a serious problem. Have you seen a Periodontist, a gum specialist, to rule out gum disease? If do you need to see a Pulmonologist and an ENT. Please do not delay. ...Read more

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If blood tests came back good could oral cancer still be a posibility. No lesions but sore areas gums and tongue, hard to swallow and chest hurts?

If blood tests came back good could oral cancer still be a posibility. No lesions but sore areas gums and tongue, hard to swallow and chest hurts?

It depends: Blood tests typically remain unchanged in most cancers other than blood cancer. But it is the examination of the oral cavity which is more important to determine the cause of your mouth sores. Most such situations are not due to oral cancer. It could simply be Canker sores. ...Read more

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Can a child have symptoms such as easy bruising sore bleeding gums new onset of frequent nosebleeds before blood counts are off on a finger prick test?

Can a child have symptoms such as easy bruising sore bleeding gums new onset of frequent nosebleeds before blood counts are off on a finger prick test?

More info is needed: Having easy bruising, nosebleeds, and bleeding gums are major issues which raise red flags to a hematologist-oncologist. Your child needs to be carefully examined. Blood counts should be done again even if the last numbers were normal, please have your child seen as soon as possible--today if bleeding currently. ...Read more

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I had a sore throat with white spots and also sores on my gums. Couldn't eat solid foods for week bc of pain. Blood work ruled out STDs and not strep?

I had a sore throat with white spots and also sores on my gums. Couldn't eat solid foods for week bc of pain. Blood work ruled out STDs and not strep?

Thrush: A sore throat with white spots and sores on your gums sounds like thrush. Blood tests can rule out some but not all STDs. A specific test is necessary to rulr out chlamydia and gonorrhea. The other possibility is a viral infection. You need to discuss these possibilities with the person who you have been seeing to know which is going on in your case. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Open sore on top left side of gums above teeth, swollen left jaw bone, clogged ears, blood clots in nose, what's wrong with me? Help!

Open sore on top left side of gums above teeth, swollen left jaw bone, clogged ears, blood clots in nose, what's wrong with me? Help!

Evaluation needed: You have many symptoms that may or may not be related and cannot be diagnosed over the internet. You need to be seen by a dentist and\or physician who can personally and clinically examine you in order to properly diagnose your problem (s). ...Read more

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Gums (Definition)

Gum are the pink soft tissue that forms a collar around our teeth, that collar acts as a gasket of sorts that protects the tooth roots and the bone that ...Read more