Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
131 Doctors are Online

cures for pimples - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 3391 Questions

Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   Well, i have this thing that looks like a pimple. But i dont think it is.
Doctor :  
User :   When it breaks open, it looks like flesh is poping out
Doctor :  
User :   and it really painful and very large
User :   Im worried. And i've had it for weeks
Doctor :  
SInce when have you noticed these?
User :   For about, 2 weeks.
Doctor :  
Are they multiple or single lesion?
User :   Its just one.
User :   It started out as a pimple
Doctor :   How big is the lesion?
User :   Big
Doctor :  
Is the surrounding area red?
User :   big for a pimple
User :   sometimes
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
And is it recurring?
User :   Its been the same thing, and it wont go away.
Doctor :  
It looks like a bacterial infection.
User :   Okay..
User :   What should i do?
Doctor :  
I will explain to you.
Doctor :  
1. do not try to finger it or burst open theis.
Doctor :  
has handling them will worsen.
Doctor :   2. Do not wash your face very frequently.

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor