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When Is A Pimple Called A Carbuncle
Carbuncle: A carbuncle is a skin infection that often involves a group of hair follicles. The infected material forms a lump, which occurs deep in the skin and may contain pus. When you have more than one carbuncle, the condition is called carbunculosis. A pimple would involve only one hair follicle. ...Read more
I am facing a pimple issue, which does not have a head and it does not hurt. Can you please tell me what exactly is that called and how it can be remo?
It depends: Many benign tumors can be labelled a pimple. Some of these are blocked glands(sweat glands/sebacious glands etc). What to do about it? depends on if it is painful/tender or painless and if it is changing in color or size.Redness implies inflammation, this would subside in 1-2 weeks, nothing else needs to be done. Anything that is persistent, bothers you or growing can be removed by your doctor. ...Read more
I had this pimple and when I popped it a hard black rice sized object came out of it what is this called should I see a doctor?
I have a face skin problem. I don't really know what is it called. It's like a pimples but I don't think so. My face becoming red because of it. What ?
I have pimple like dots around my anus. They have been there for around 3 weeks now. I was taking medication called Iso Supra to clean my whole body from such things and i stopped it a while ago. These dots around my anus are not itchy nor reddish nor any
Genital wart..: Usually gifted to you from your sexual partner......can be removed by minor procedure. See you Doctor. ...Read more
I have a pimple on my neck that has fluid in it and has been growing. I don't know what it's called or which doctor I should see to remove it. ?
Consultants: A general practitioner should be able to initiate the general evaluation and refer you to the appropriate consultant if necessary. A dermatologist would be the most likely specialist considered. ...Read more
I have pimples on my head (scalp) and it is painful. Some of it had pus. What should I do and what is it called? Is there any solution to this?
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
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
I always get small pimples under my eyelids, why is that? Its super annoying and some people call it a stye or something. Is it an infecection?
How can I get these pimples off my penus? I've had it for like 4 months now i went to see my doctor and he gave me something called neosprin and if it doesn't go away come back in 1 week they didn't go away but i never went back.. I need help
This : This is very difficult to answer without a clinical examination so i would follow up with a dermatologist. Perhaps this is folliculitis, lichen planus, psoriasis, warts, another std, or eczema, or other possibilities? Read more about these conditions and see a picture at the link below. I hope that helps! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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