What is the treatment for boils?
My son is 26 years old and has Duchanne Muscular dystropy. His skin is extremely oily especially his face and head. He has been getting huge boils that secrete pure blood tinged oil, other days it is blood and puss. It either oozes out or squirts out under pressure. He is in extreme pain on his...
What is the remedy for itchy heat boils?
Hi Doctor, I have got some skin problem. It starts with small over heat boils, and then it itches the skin (iching will be more sometimes), followed by becoming black spots over the body. Mostly its will be on thighs, legs below knees and stomach back side and little on shoulders. I have dry skin...
Pus filled boil on the back. Recurring. Remedy?
My boyfriend has a strange spot/ boil on the middle of his back. It is very hard under the surface of his skin + has a brown head that seems to sit below the skin. It s very hard to squeeze + produces a thick, white puss that has a very strong smell of cheese. It squeezed the same one about 4...
How to get rid of pimples and boils on face?
i am 22 years old. i had a clear skin and normal skin. suddenly i have started getting pimples. one on my cheecks which has left a mark and 3-4 on my forehead. i am noticing little boils coming on up my cheecks now. how should i stop them from coming? i wash my face constantly. please help
Can scars left by boils be treated easily?
i have a black mark on my forehead scaled up two or 3 layers of skin ....which if i pierce it will again be collected up again .....this arised after a hot boil on that same place after which a black mark was left with aftermath....pls send me a solution to this......
What is the treatment for recurring boils on face and neck?
Hello Doctor, My brother has been suffering with recurring boils especially on his face and neck for the last 4 months. We have taken to different physicians and skin doctors but none of the treatments worked as permanent solution for him. We are confused as what is major cause and who will be...
Painful boils after begining adderall
I have reoccuring boils on my back ( shoulder area) inner thigh, gential sac, buttock, and numerous on back of head/neck that have come and gone. Probable 25-30 in all over 3 month period. I pop them myself or have my wife pop them. The root at times leave small to medium holes in the area. When...
Doctor, there is a boil in my left buttocks which is reocourring. I have got 2 boils drained. But it is coming again around the same area. Kindly advice.
In recurrent boils conditions like diabetes has to be ruled out. Ask your doctor for blood sugar tests.
I would advice my patient to maintain good hygiene. A skin swap may be dine for culture and sensitivity to rule out resistant bacterial strains like MRSA.
Hi, I noticed a small lump/boil come up ontop of (sternal notch) its reddish/purple in colour, No head to indicate a boil, Dont really hurt unless pressing hard
It appears to be simple sebaceous cyst or a lipoma. It is a simple proliferation in the skin and never cause any problem.
Do not pinch or pop the area and do not try to squeeze it either. It is simple benign growth.
All the best.
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