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What causes boils in the vaginal area?

What causes boils in the vaginal area?

This could be due to: A bacterial infection. I would recommend prompt medical evaluation. ...Read more

Boil (Definition)

A boil is an infected epidermoid cyst of the skin. Usually related to sebaceous glands, which secrete waxy/oily lubricant ...Read more


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What causes boils on infants?

What causes boils on infants?

Viral and bacterial: Various viral and bacterial infections can cause boils on the skins of infants and older kids. Rarely, it can be caused by other causes that are more serious causes. The diagnosis is based on how they look, where they are, how are they progressing, response to treatment and associated symptoms. He/she should be examined by their physician for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What causes boils on the thigh area?

Visualize the Boils: To get a better answer to your question, have a healthcare personnel look at the lesions to determine the nature and possible cause. Your primary care provider will be of great help. ...Read more

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What could cause a persistent skin boil?

What could cause a persistent skin boil?

Colonization: You may be a staph carrier, and continue to reinfect yourself. Consider having a nasal swab done at your doctors office to determine if this is true. If so there are strategies to minimize the recurrence of boils. ...Read more

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What causes boils on head and underarms regularly?

What causes boils on head and underarms regularly?

Boils can be caused: By staph or strep bacteria that r on the skin. May have medical condition such as diabetes or an immune deficiency that allows those germs to infect. Recurrent infxns can b due to the germs in nose or other family members' noses. May require intranasal bactroban (mupirocin) in all family members to prevent recurrence. Correcting other medical conditions needed too. See pcp to b checked for predisposing condit. ...Read more

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What causes boils on a new born baby's head?

What causes boils on a new born baby's head?

Probably pustule(s): True "boil" is very unusual in newborn. Superficial pustules (blisters containing cloudy fluid) can be caused by staph infection. ...Read more

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What causes boils on chin and now a lump under my chin both are very sore .?

What causes boils on chin and now a lump under my chin both are very sore .?

Infection: Bacterial infection, usually staph, of hair follicle leading to suppurative inflammation. Predisposing factors like diabetes, ingrown hair, excessive moisture and immune deficiency favor multiple or recurrent boils. The "lump" may be a deep seated boil or infected lymph node. In either case it is time to see your doctor. Boils on the face are dangerous as infection can spread to the brain. ...Read more

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What are the treatments for boils on the vulva (vaginal area)?

What are the treatments for boils on the vulva (vaginal area)?

Incision and drainag: The abcess/boil needs to be drained under clean/sterile conditions. If the same abcess has been drained before, consideration should be made for permanent excision, which should be done when the lesion is not acutely infected. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat a skin boil?

What can I do to treat a skin boil?

Warm soaks: Warm soaks may bring the boil to drain spontaneously. If not go to the emergency department for a procedure to drain it. You may need antibiotics. ...Read more

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How to treat a face under skin boil-like bump cheekbone area.

How to treat a face under skin boil-like bump cheekbone area.

See a doctor.: If you have a simple abscess, hot compresses can help draw it to a head so it can drain. But there are lots of other possibilities for the condition you describe, and these can lead to scarring if not treated properly. You may need antibiotics, or a procedure to open or remove the lesion. Please see your primary doctor or a dermatologist for full evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I have concerns that I have a genital boil I drink water I keep clean eat healthy it gets red tender fills with pus it will bust on its on and its mostly blood I'm not sure how I get these is a skin boil I have autioimmune disease?

I have concerns that I have a genital boil I drink water I keep clean eat healthy it gets red tender fills with pus it will bust on its on and its mostly blood I'm not sure how I get these is a skin boil I have autioimmune disease?

You may have a...: Bartholin's cyst. This is an abscess that can occur on either side of the inner vagina near its entrance. You need to see a gynecologist (or at least a doctor who's experienced in gynecology) to confirm the diagnosis and drain the cyst. You may be prescribed antibiotics and given some other instructions to help the cyst heal. Unfortunately, it's not something you can treat on your own. ...Read more

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Can.Stress cause boil.On vaginal?

Can.Stress cause boil.On vaginal?

Contributes : It could contribute to it because immune system does not work as well when we are stressed. See your doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What causes vaginal boils? how to treat it? does sex causes it?

What causes vaginal boils? how to treat it? does sex causes it?

Multiple causes: friction, hair rubbing. tight undergarments, oral sex, anal -vaginal intercourse. aggressive foreplay, aggressive use of adult toys: consult your GYN for a pelvic exam. ...Read more

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What causes vaginal boils can to much sex cause these if you are having sex with a male with a larger penis than you are use to

What causes vaginal boils can to much sex cause these if you are having sex with a male with a larger penis than you are use to

Doctor can evaluate: A doctor can evaluate to see if the boils are std infections that need medical treatment. Otherwise, small pimples and pustules in the pubic and genital areas that increase after an increase in sexual activity may be due to "poor technique" that causes too much skin-to-skin friction and abrasions, hurting the hair follicles. It's unrelated to penis size or quantity of sex, if using good technique. ...Read more

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Do HIV cause boil and how....But I only get boil in my vaginal only when my period on or about to com other than that I never, get a boil down there?

Do HIV cause boil and how....But I only get boil in my vaginal only when my period on or about to com  other than that I never, get  a boil down there?

HIV: Not likely to be responsible for a boil in your vaginal area. If you think you may have been exposed to hiv, however, you should go and be tested. If this "boil" keeps on coming back have an ob/gyn doctor examine you. This may be a bartholin cyst, or similar issue. ...Read more

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What causes vaginal boils?I knowits not an std because have been having them since I started my period.They look like pimples but are sore pus filled

What causes vaginal boils?I knowits not an std because have been having them since I started my period.They look like pimples but are sore pus filled

Some people are: more susceptible to them and they are caused by either bacteria from the top of the skin getting under the skin and then causing the boils or spreading internally. They can start by irritation to the area, such as shaving. They are treated with warm compresses, but sometimes need an oral antibiotic or surgical drainage. Please see and discuss with your doctor. ...Read more