How to treat a pus filled sore toe due to wearing a steel toe shoe?
My husband wears steel toe boots, when he does he gets a sore between one of his toes. It s gotten deep, and puse is comming out. The toe has turned red and I m sure it s infected. If we soak it in warm water and take some antibiotics, think we came fix this? It s about a Half inch circle that s...
Soaking infected toe
Hello I recently had an infected toe from a cut - I visited a nurse yesterday who drained and soaked it, and gave me antibiotics just in case. She told me to soak it today. Can I use a weakly diluted antiseptic like Dettol for this? Matt
Toe injury, pus, no redness, numb and tingling. Normal or infected?
A couple of days ago I was moving furniture and accidentally drug an ottoman across my right big toe ripping the whole thing off. I have been cleaning with with peroxide , soaking in epsom salt, and applying antibotic ointment and covering with gauze . The second day there was a lot of puss but...
Ingrown toe nail, swollen, hard, painful
Hello, i got an ingrown toenail treatment 2 days ago at a nearby podiatrist office. At night, i noticed that the toe i got the treatment on (the big toe) was swelling up and becoming hard. Another thing ive noticed was that the freezing i got on the toe at 10:30 that morning wasnt wearing off at...
My toes may be frost bitten. I was out in the cold with only panty hose on them. my toes are still tingly after 2 nights. help plz
You can take a Pain killers such as paracetamol or diclofenac in case of high irritation as per your need. An antihistaminic drug such as loratadine can be additionally taken. Do warm compression over the area by soaking teh foot in warm water for 2-3 times.
Keep the foot elevated and do not expose to further cold. Wear double cotton socks.
Could a toe fungus and vaginal yeast infection be connected somehow?
thanks for your query at HCM
toe fungus and vaginal yeast both belong to fungal infection only.
but species of organism causing them are completely different and not very closely related to one another.
toe fungus mainly caused by dermatophytes.
vaginal infection mostly by candida .
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