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Suggest treatment for infected folliculitis

For about the last 25 years I have suffered from what has been diagnosed as folliculitis . It appears on my legs and arms but especially on my legs after the first prolonged sun exposure. It doesn ...

Is it ok to apply sunscreen on folliculitis of arm?

I am recovering from folliculitis on my arm (happened after getting tattooed). I will be on vacation in the sun in approx. one month. Is it okay to wear sunscreen and what is the best kind to use ...

What causes folliculitis in vaginal region?

infection the bactrim did.not help ill enclose pics but it has cleared up some and the burning has a little ... and it dont smell what could that be and why won't it go away two pica is the folliculitis and the other pic ...

How is bartholins cyst and folliculitis treated ?

feeling down there, Thought it was a yeast infection, by wed vagina swelled and clear fluids running burns ...

Red bumps with white heads on body, taken antibiotics for folliculitis, itching, burning, taking antihistamine. What can I do?

and feels like a stingy burning sensation...I am also taking 120mg of antihistermines to avoid reactions ......I want my skin back and to be able to sun bathe!! I am becoming quite depressed with all these anit ...
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How to cure folliculitis on the scalp?

I was diagnosed with folliculitis on my scalp. I am on a antiobiotic, which has removed most of the burning and itching. I still burn and itch a little at night. Why is that? I am losing a lot of hair ...

Folliculitis. Treatment?

hai sir iam 25 year old . more than 2 year i am facing fullicultis in my body i take so many treatment but there is no deffrent i feel . can you advice where i get good treatment and i can take treatment? thank you

Burning scalp due to folliculitis, taking Doxycycline. Cure without hair loss?

I was diagnosed after a scalp biopsy with folliculitis . I am supposed to go back to the doctor .... The burning and itching seemed to get better but now I feel like I have a bunch of splinters being put into my ...

Severe body pain, folliculitis on legs, arms, burning and itching on body. Treatment?

i am a 21 year old female and i have severe body acne and a small case of folliculitis on my legs and arms. these past few days i have been getting a burning and itchy feeling all over my legs and my body ...

I have pus in my eyes due to folliculitis, will I become blind ?

Advanced Folliculitis , Dermo ignored my symptoms, puss in eyes for about 2 months until I went ... are burning from the pus, could I go blind? Am I at risk for anything else? I ve had follliculitis for 2 ...

Have persistent rashes on forehead, acne, white spots, pityrosporum folliculitis, blackheads. What is the treatment?

get out to the sun, it looks completely exaggerated. I also have been battling with vaginal tease ... done for the past few days, I believe what i have is Pityrosporum Folliculitis. The rash i have ...

Have severe pain and numbness in leg and calf. Have folliculitis. Taking tramadol but was advised to take ibuprofen. What to do?

I have folliculitis all over my legs (apparently from an old razor),I ve had intense pain, I m ... pain was normal for folliculitis) they didn t want me taking Tramadol and prescribed 600mg ibuprofen ...

How can folliculitis be treated?

Hi, I m having problems with what my dermatologist told me was folliculitis . The bumps are on my upper arms, shoulders, chest , stomach , back, buttocks , and a little on the thighs. The bumps on my ...

What is the cure for folliculitis?

i have a bunch of red pimple like bumps all over my scrotum. Some are larger than others, almost cyst like. I saw a dr and she said it was folliculitis. i was given a prescription about 2 months ago ...

Is amoxicillin prescribed for pityrosporum folliculitis?

My daughter has pityrosporum folliculitis and is currently using ketaconazole shampoo as cleanser every other day and ketaconazole cream every day. Her skin is improving great. She was treated ...
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Always seem yo have a constant itch around pubic area which seems to burn if i itch or if its irratated. Sometime get red blotches on and around hair follicules
Hello, You might be suffering from folliculitis. It is a bacterial infection, Please apply an antibacterial cream
Does diffuse folliculitis spread during physical intimacy?
Thank you for query.Folliculitis usually do not have high chance of transmission.But still they can spread from one to another if the period of contact is too long and frequent.other wise routinely no.
Hi, What will get rid of pityrosporum folliculitis? Thankyou Sam
Sometimes steroid medications will help. Talk to your doctor for a prescription.
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