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Used drawing salve prid on boil located on my right buttock . How long until the boil bursts on its own?

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In brief: If it is only

Skin, then a few days.
But it could be peri rectal abscess, which communicates with rectum, a potentially serious condition. Best to show it to a doctor.

In brief: If it is only

Skin, then a few days.
But it could be peri rectal abscess, which communicates with rectum, a potentially serious condition. Best to show it to a doctor.
Dr. Robert Uyeda
Dr. Robert Uyeda
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Dr. Oscar Novick
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In brief: Boil

Depends on how big the boil is, and how aggressive you are in your treatment.
Hot water compresses applied 4 times a day might work better than the drawing salve.

In brief: Boil

Depends on how big the boil is, and how aggressive you are in your treatment.
Hot water compresses applied 4 times a day might work better than the drawing salve.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Dr. Oscar Novick
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