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I have a subareolar abscess that isn't healing. 6 weeks. 2 courses of keflex. Is there a way to get it healed instead of surgically removing the ducts?
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
Subareolar abscess aspirated but keeps rupturing. 6 weeks. 2 rounds keflex. Is there a way to get it healed instead of surgically removing the ducts?
I think I have a Subareolar abscess. Can i get rid of it with no meds? I've had it for over a year. My doc called it a pimple but its a hole now. help
Age 40, (1st mammo/biopsy) confirmed 1.3x.8x1.4cm subareolar fibroadenoma in breast. More painful + incrs'd to 1.4x1.5x1.8c in 2yrs. Leave or remove?
A painful subareolar bump that appeared 3 weeks ago. No redness or rash on nipple area, no discharge, no others breast lumps.
Evaluate: A painful persistent lump should be evaluated by your doctor. You may need a breast ultrasound done. ...Read more
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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