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1 year old son has third sterile abscess due to DPT shot, other was flu. Saw ped last week. Signs to go to doc? What now, redder tender. Let it be?
Abscess is a condition in which a person has an infection in a part of his body, and the infection is being surrounded and fought off by his white blood cells, causing a lump of purulent whitish thick material (pus) where the infection is. Abscesses can be very small like an acne pustule, or they can be ...Read more
Sterile abscess from missed meth shot inside elbow. About the size of a 1/4. 4 weeks, no drain no head. How long can it take to dissipate?
My 11 mo old has a 2nd site complication of a sterile abscess. Swelling, red, warm. Drained first one. Why and what about future immunizations? Help
Bad reaction: Try homeopathic ledum and silica and see if that helps with the abscess. One recommendation is to reconsider vaccines since this is second bad reaction. For me this would be a medial exemption. If child has to experience this with each vaccine, the risk after vaccine outweighs the chance of contracting the illness...Do what you think is best! ...Read more
Today I have quinsy. Go to doctor is to expensive. So, can I my self blow up abscess? With sterile needle or something els?
Can i pop a dental abscess? I think I have a dental abscess. It's soft and squishy. It doesn't really hurt but it's annoying. Already had the tooth drained or whatever dentists do. Can i pop it if I use a sterile needle?
See a dentist: You have an infection. It needs to be treated. Popping can relieve some of the pressure that you feel but it will not cure the infection. Please see a dentist and get this treated. Without treatment things will progress and get worse. You may not have so much pain because there can be drainage, but the infection is still there. It can effect the rest of your body. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Interesting: Paraspinal abscess is an infection of the area around the spinal cord. If the abscess compresses nerves, it can cause serious neurologic problems including paralysis. It can come from an area of adjacent infection or it can be seeded from a distant site via the bloodstream. This is usually a surgical emergency or it can be drained by ct guidance. Iv antibiotics. ...Read more
See below: An abcess is when bacteria invade deeper into the skin and create a pocket of infection that spreads into nearby tissue enlarging it. Antibiotics will not help. The treatment is having a doctor numb it up and open the top with a scalpel allowing the infectious pus inside drain out and removing any contents inside. This will relieve the abcess. ...Read more
Go to urgent care: This should be treated at an urgent care facility to protect you from infection complications and to optimize healing potential. If you've lost a lot of blood - that needs attention too. Get to care ASAP. Try to avoid eating or drinking anything but water and if you have ingested anything tell the doctors about it. Calling 911 may be a good idea if this just happened. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have nvr got any kind of abscess before,now all of a sudden I got one2 weeks ago n jus got two more.they are very painful should I be alarmed?
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