1 doctor weighed in:

My friend pulled a hard thing out of his nose-almost like cartilidge. It was followed by a yellowish liquid then blood. What could this be?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine

In brief: Infected hair follic

Suspect infected hair follicle with scab from previous irritation.
These can cause serious infection which can spread no valves in veins of face can spread in a fashion than can cause infections abscess brain. Should see physician who can visualize area of concern and start treatment.

In brief: Infected hair follic

Suspect infected hair follicle with scab from previous irritation.
These can cause serious infection which can spread no valves in veins of face can spread in a fashion than can cause infections abscess brain. Should see physician who can visualize area of concern and start treatment.
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Arnon Rubin
Board Certified,
20 years in practice
163K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors