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How can boil be treated?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Antibiotics And I&D

Most boils are treated with a combination of Incision and drainage and appropriate antibiotics

In brief: Antibiotics And I&D

Most boils are treated with a combination of Incision and drainage and appropriate antibiotics
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care
1 doctor agrees

In brief: By draining

A boil is collection of infection in the form of pus in the skin area.
It needs to be drained otherwise it can spread into your body and cause more severe problems. Sometimes a small boil can be treated with antibiotics only.

In brief: By draining

A boil is collection of infection in the form of pus in the skin area.
It needs to be drained otherwise it can spread into your body and cause more severe problems. Sometimes a small boil can be treated with antibiotics only.
Dr. Abdus Khan
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine

In brief: Boils

are usually treated with incision and drainage or and antibiotics

In brief: Boils

are usually treated with incision and drainage or and antibiotics
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
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