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I've got 2 boils write next to eachother on my pelvic area never had em before kinda scared imma guy?

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Dr. Cynthia Point
Internal Medicine
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In brief: See your doctor

These could be a small infection in the hair follicles, or possibly something from an std.
Please see someone soon to find out what is going on.

In brief: See your doctor

These could be a small infection in the hair follicles, or possibly something from an std.
Please see someone soon to find out what is going on.
Dr. Cynthia Point
Dr. Cynthia Point
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Mahek Shah
General Practice
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In brief: Location,sex active?

"boils" can be due to localized infection of skin, ingrown hair, pus pocket (abscess), , may actually be enlarged lymph nodes due to infection, lymphoma (cancer of lymph nodes), inflammation, can be a manifestation of sexually transmitted diseases like chancroid, lgv, syphilis, etc.
. Get checked out, even if not sexually active.

In brief: Location,sex active?

"boils" can be due to localized infection of skin, ingrown hair, pus pocket (abscess), , may actually be enlarged lymph nodes due to infection, lymphoma (cancer of lymph nodes), inflammation, can be a manifestation of sexually transmitted diseases like chancroid, lgv, syphilis, etc.
. Get checked out, even if not sexually active.
Mahek Shah
Mahek Shah
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