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How can I treat boils at home?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Drain

A furuncle is a boil, a purulent inflammation of a hair follicle.
These usually pop, aided by a warm compress. If it does not do that in a couple of days, see your doctor to ascertain if it needs to be drained.

In brief: Drain

A furuncle is a boil, a purulent inflammation of a hair follicle.
These usually pop, aided by a warm compress. If it does not do that in a couple of days, see your doctor to ascertain if it needs to be drained.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Christopher Nicora
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: "boils"

Warm compresses +/- bath.

In brief: "boils"

Warm compresses +/- bath.
Dr. Christopher Nicora
Dr. Christopher Nicora
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