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Weeping Skin Sores
Hello, I scratched my armpit vigorously 2 days before using hair removal cream and it burned my skin causing weeping sores. What do you recommend?
I've had flacky skin sores appearing on my whole body since 5th grade every year, is there something wrong with me?
Psoriasis?: You may have a skin condition. A dermatologist can help. Peace and good health.
Klebsiella: Klebsiella is a gram negative (staining characteristic) rod that is a common bacteria on the skin.
Got herpes and the skin sores are clear now. Pain has not yet releived. It's been 1 and a half months since when it started. Pain is intolerable.
Post-herpetic neural: This is called post-herpetic neuralgia and can be a difficult problem to solve. See an infectious diseases expert or neurologist and get this seen to quickly before it become more difficult to manage. Best wishes.
I have skin sores that when I break there is a clear sticky fluid. They don't heal and keep reoccurring. They get a glazing. Biopsy shows nothing.?
Unclear: There are so many things that I don't know about your condition: where it's occurring, how long it's been going on, any associated symptoms, etc. The fact that the biopsy shows "nothing" is concerning. Make sure the biopsy is done by a dermatologist and that it is sent to a lab specializing in dermatology.
I have developed 2 skin sores on my back and 1 on my side. The are round and about the size of a dime. No puss just raw like a layer of skin was remo?
Many possibilities.: If these spots do not heal, you should seek evaluation and treatment from a dermatologist.
Extent? Severity?: If there are multiple sores it is best to see md for diagnosis and treatment. Delay may result on infection or at a minimum long lasting or permanent marks or scars.
Contact with toilet water X times. Small skin sores @ times. May n/h washed and or well. Is hep b or c a concern if prior user had blood in waste.
Go see a Dr...: Can be anything, go and get tested, see your Dr.
Why did I get skin sores from coworkers when theirs were caused by drug use and I do not use any drugs? They went away and now are back again. My face is itchy and fingernails and tips feel contaminated. Others also have sores again. What or how can this
If: If there is an occupational health office where you work, that would be an appropriate place to raise the issue.
Maybe infection?: Sores in armpit and shoulder could be a minor infection but without seeing it there is now way to be sure. Shaving arm hair sometimes can be the inciting reason and is a common cause of impetigo. (a skin infection caused by staph or strep. I would visit with your doctor. In the mean time scrub the sores well with soap and water. Keep it clean and dry.
I am experiencing skin sores. The following also describe me: Headache and Abdominal discomfort. What should I do?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor.
I am on Doxycycline for MRSA and after 4 days I am not seeing any improvement with my skin sores. I actually have developed additional sores.
Yes: Yes if it results in an allergic reaction...Get evaluated by your physician and/or an allergist don't delay.
I have skin sores/lesions that are red with punched out center and are extremely itchy. Was put on dapsone yet all derm tests are negative. Help?!
Ringworm?: If the lesions are growing, roundish with flaky outside and the middle part is going back to normal, "central clearing", then you may have ringworm.Of course, if the medicine isn"t working, go back to your dermatologist and let him know.
I am a meth addict with giant skin sores on my back and ribs. I also had my arm go completely numb and unstable for three weeks. What does that mean?
METH: Skin infections most likely and the arm going numb may be toxicity related it all means its time to seek help and quit using
Can dry skin, sores on face & feet be caused by herpes & dental issues? What tests can confirm? Are they cause for concern in lymphoma pt in remission
RE: Dental Issues: I am unaware of any dental issues that can cause dry skin, or sores on your face ; feet.
I am experiencing pimples, skin sores and abdominal skin redness. Recently broke out bad I have a hard time not picking at them. Sores on all of face neck chest. Drs think I'm on drugs to embarrassed togo back. Creams to help heal faster got towork?
Sores: Need more information to help and pictures