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What Might It Mean For Pus To Be Coming Out Of My Bellybutton
Omphalitis!: Belly button infections are quite rare in adults, unless due to trauma from piercings. This usually responds to oral antibiotics. If it recurs, one should search for an umbilical cord remnant connecting the belly button to the intestine or bladder (this can be seen on cat scan). If present, surgical excision is necessary. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
This morning pus and a little bit of blood was coming out of my bellybutton. What does this mean and what should I do?
Pus & infection: It means you need urgent medical attention, need antibiotics and other possible interventions. ...Read more
This usually: Signals an infection. Medical evaluation is recommended. ...Read more
Pus under fingernail: Usually pus under or around the fingernail means there is a bacterial infection of the skin or maybe an abscess has already formed. This abscess needs to be drained as soon as possible and antibiotics are needed to fight the infection. The pus needs to be cultured to determine exactly which bacteria is causing the infection, but antibiotic treatment needs to be started before the culture result. ...Read more
5 days on Bactrim for Paronychia. Finger still red, swollen. White and red pus coming out. Is it still infected? Does it mean it is healing?
Paronychia treatment: It sounds like the Bactrim isn't working if you still have signs of infection - redness, swelling and pus. This means either the bacteria are resistant, there are other bacteria there, or even fungus. You should go back to the doctor who gave you the Bactrim and ask for the next steps - which could mean a localized treatment (cutting the skin or removing the nail). Try to go ASAP since it's 5 days ...Read more
I have dry skin on my legs in red bumps with pus coming out of them on my penis what does it mean?
see your doctor: It sounds like an infection anytime you have pus coming out. You may also be contagious especially if it turns out to be a sexually transmitted disease. Your doctor can make the diagnosis, check your labs and recommend treatment. Try not to pick at it and cause it to spread. ...Read more
I just had my papsmear test and the result was gram + cocci, no pus cells seen.What does that mean? Should I be alarmed?
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