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It can appear so..: Small cold sores often appear with just slightly yellowish fluid (plasma-like) but larger ones can look like puss-filled lesion. The body white blood cells attack the virus, cause inflammation, fluid accumulation and thus appears as puss. These often resolves spontaneously. If it becomes larger and large with more redness/pain, it could secondary infection/boil. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Laser: The best way to heal a cold sore is the use of the biolase laser. The pain will be relieved quickly and the sore will heal quickly. If you have the area treated during the early stage of a cold sore when you feel a burning or itching the cold sore will not come back to that area again. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possibilities: Could be a number of things. It could be something as simple as an infected hair follicle, or infected sebaceous cyst (sweat gland). Neither of which is sexually transmitted. But it could be a herpes lesion, which is an std. You can see a gynecologist for a definitive diagnosis. You can try applying warm compresses to see if that helps it to resolve. ...Read more
I popped huge pimple cluster on chin now it's open sore like a crater oozing the skin fell right off?
Sore Throat: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have Strep Throat, antibiotic therapy is imperative to prevent future complications. Consider Tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. Saltwater gargles: Mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Can gargle with Aloe Vera juice twice a day. ...Read more
Do most cold sores have blister and tingle feel? Want to know if pimple or cold sore. Pimple like whitehead popped on lip. No tingle, blister.
Canker sore like sores that are spreading
swollen neck glands
painful to eat, talk, swallow
canker sore or cold sore virus? Help!
Cold sore virus: It could be herpangina or gingivostomatitis. Herpangina is often caused by the hand-foot-mouth virus (coxsackie virus) & can cause a lot of pain from sores at the back of the throat usually have a high-fever with this. Gingivostomatitis is most often caused by herpes type 1 virus, and these sores are more often around the lips and oral mucosa closer to your mouth. Strep is a possibility as well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Don't know: There are too many possibilities that it could be. You need to see a doctor and have it looked at to have a real diagnosis. Both of your concerns (cold sore or canker sore) are possibilities along with lots of other things. Most are not serious but it would be a good idea to have it checked out. ...Read more
Cold sore or pimple?Reddish area;few days later, whitehead appears;popped it.Whitish fluid drained.Now looks red.No crust, tingling, blisters at all.
Pimple: Canker sores do not have material in them like what you popped. ...Read more
Exam: must be examined, evaluated, diagnosed and treated by your physician. ...Read more
ViralUri: Viral upper respiratory infx.Get a more detailed answer ›
Do NOT: Have a professional deal with drainage of pimples. To squeeze may spread infection and may lead to permanent scarring! use of moist warm compresses will help draw to a "head", then have a dermatologist deal with the proper drainage. Get a good quality skin care program from them to try to limit eruptions. ...Read more
I have several sore "Pimple" like things in my left and right underarms. They had popped up within a night. ?
Axillary pimples: this is most likely from irritated skin as in a reaction to your soap or deodorant . If you shave that area it could cause this. Keep the area clean and avoid your deodorant for a few days to,see if helps. If it worsens or continues it could be a bacterial infection which would need to be seen by a health care provider. ...Read more
2 weeks ago i fell ice, 4 days later i got a sore pimple type thing at the base of my tailbone its now spread & I have 4/5. Is it cause of the fall?
Let me explian: Most likely not but take care them early before they cause more problems. Ask your doctor to take x-ray on the tail bone to see if it is broken. Good luck. ...Read more
Cold Sore/ Herpes: Cold sores are caused by herpes simplex virus.Cold sores are painful liquid filled blisters that can occur on the lips, roof of the mouth or the gums which are usually caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). Tingling &/or pain can herald the oncoming of cold sore 1 to 2 days prior to eruption. ...Read more
Don't pick!: The first answer to care of swollen, sore pimples is to not pick or manipulate them in any way. Keep them clean and dry. You may apply an over the counter medicine that contains benzoyl peroxide, 5-10%, and give it time to heal. If you continue to have breakouts with swollen tender acne, see your doctor for evaluation and prescription treatment. ...Read more
Can a BIG sore pimple( cyst) on the left side of my neck ( was sore for a week) make my right superclavicula lymph node to be palpable ?
Absolutely!: See a doctor for antimicrobial treatment!Get a more detailed answer ›
I have really sore pimple like bumps on my chin that never get a head. Iv only recently started getting then I think due to stress. What can I do?
I've got a big red sore pimple under my bottom lip/chin and the pain is unbearable. What should I do?
See a doctor: If the pain is truly severe, see a doctor or go to the er. ...Read more
My wife occasionally has a sore pimple around her vagina after having sex. I do not have the same symptoms. what could it be?
Female Genital Sores: Female genital sores may appear as small red or flesh colored bumps &blisters.They are caused by STD,and can be caused by another condition as dermatitis.Some sores may be itchy,painful,tender or produce a discharge,and some have no symptoms.Some appear without any reason and resolve by itself.It may be a good idea to get it checked by her doctor or gynecologist to find what is causing it ...Read more
Hello, i had some red itchy sore pimple like things on my armpits and i used a lotion to takr them off but theyre coming back what do you think? Pic?
Can you please tell me some good ways to get rid of this white cold sore/pimple thing on my mouth?
See a dentist: Since we can't see and therefore diagnose what you have over the internet, it's best to see a dentist who can determine what you have and what needs to be done. ...Read more
Sore pimple on lower right abdomen. White head, very bright red around the edges. Hurts to the touch. Area around head is slightly raised. ?
Drainage: When it drains it will feel better and begin to heal. If it does not drain on its own, a DR will drain it. ...Read more
I had my thyroid removed 2 years ago and they super glued it, now I get very sore pimples with pus that comes out of it when I try to pop it,?
Could you help me on side of my gum like small sore pimple in between the two back bottom teeth it's sticking out inside on gum sore when push on it?
I have about seven red itchy sore pimples on my armpits and now starting to hurt from so much scratching, sometimes a clear liquid comes out what is it?
Allergy to cosmetics: My first thought is that you developed allergic contact dermatitis to y our deodorant (very common). Stop using what ever you are currently using and temporarily use corn starch. If this solves the problem, then buy a hypoallergenic deodorant fro clinique or almay. If no better, see a dermatologist or allergist/immunologist. ...Read more