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I have a horrible skin infection itchy puss filled spots it comes and goes. Been using anti fungal cream. Wondering what to do?

Skin infection. Fungal infections can cause pustules and boils on the skin, but more often it is a bacterial infection which needs antibiotics. Antifungal creams would not help. Other conditions that cause result in pustules include psoriasis, reactions to medications, acne, other inflammatory conditions. Please see a dermatologist for the proper diagnosis and treatment. Read more...

Hi. I have a skin infection on my middle finger. It feels itchy...Some small small pores like things with water in it have come up on finger.

Dyshidrosis. This is a condition known as dyshidrotic eczema and it is harmless yet annoying. Anti itch remedies including some allergy medications might help but also use thicker emollients (vaseline is thickest) and try to use creams rather than lotions that end up drying your skin. A two week treatment of 1% Hydrocortisone will also help. Read more...

I have an itchy mole. Doctor said its a skin infection and to treat with ointment. How long should it take to heal. Should l get second opinion?

Few weeks. Give it a few weeks. It should start healing up by that time, if not see a dermatologist for evaluation and possible biopsy. In the mean time keep it clean and dry, try not to pick at it and use the ointment given to you by your doctor. Read more...
May take. about 7 days depending on good care. Sometimes oral antibiotics or incision and drainage may be required if no improvement. Read more...

Hi my age is 32 I have recently got some skin infection I had itchy feeling under my nose on my eyelid on my left shoulder the next day I found the part burning I had small boil or phodi life thing now its paining burning stretchy my face skin has become

Skin infection. If you have a skin infection that is spreading around your face and shoulder, you should go to your doctor to get the infection cultured. Once a culture is obtained you doctor may start you on an antibiotic. When the culture report returns your doctor can keep you on the antibiotic or change it to a different one depending on the results of the culture. Read more...