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How to get infection come to surface of an boil?

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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Family Medicine
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In brief: Warm packs

Warm packs are a way to bring a boil or abscess to the surface more.
Avoid squeezing because that tends to cause trauma and push bacteria down further.

In brief: Warm packs

Warm packs are a way to bring a boil or abscess to the surface more.
Avoid squeezing because that tends to cause trauma and push bacteria down further.
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine

In brief: Hot compresses

Soak the spot with some material like a small towel or face cloth soaked in hot water. Apply as hot as you can stand without scalding.

In brief: Hot compresses

Soak the spot with some material like a small towel or face cloth soaked in hot water. Apply as hot as you can stand without scalding.
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
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