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I have boils that have over 11 years engulfed my buttocks, thighs and pelvis. What should I do? 25 year old male. Has had problem for 11 years and is now spreading more than before. Has a bad one under left ear that when inflamed, reaches from ear to b

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Dr. James Seward
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I wonder if this is possibly hidradenitis suppurativa? Read more about this condition (including a picture) and treatment options at the link below.
Also take a look at the acne page which gives treatment options to help acne. I hope that helps!

In brief: I

I wonder if this is possibly hidradenitis suppurativa? Read more about this condition (including a picture) and treatment options at the link below.
Also take a look at the acne page which gives treatment options to help acne. I hope that helps!
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