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Have puss filled red pimple on scrotum. What is this?

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I have red pimple that has little white pus on top scrotum crotch area or top testical sac just appeared what is it
Posted Thu, 1 Nov 2012 in Testicle Problems
 
 
Answered by Dr. Jasvinder Singh 24 minutes later
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
It can be a boil or a small cyst. A boil generally starts as a reddened, tender area. Over time, the area becomes firm and hard. Eventually, the center of the abscess softens and becomes filled with pus.

For such a boil, apply warm compresses on the boil and keep the area clean with topical antiseptics. Drainage of the boil is done only when it becomes soft and forms a head. Till then you can apply a topical antibiotic cream like Neosporin or Bactroban after consulting your doctor. You can also take some over the counter pain reliever like Ibuprofen and oral antibiotics after a doctor’s prescription if you have pain.

Hope this answers your query. If you have additional questions or follow up queries then please do not hesitate in writing to us. I will be happy to answer your queries.

Wishing you good health.







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