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What Causes a boil near the thigh and vagina?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Skin bacteria

Usually staph, strep, or other common skin bacteria.
Possibly an STD, but unlikely. Hands off, no squeezing. See a doctor if it is large and painful, or if spreading redness, fever, or if it doesn't clear up in a few days. Good luck.

In brief: Skin bacteria

Usually staph, strep, or other common skin bacteria.
Possibly an STD, but unlikely. Hands off, no squeezing. See a doctor if it is large and painful, or if spreading redness, fever, or if it doesn't clear up in a few days. Good luck.
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