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Blackheads in armpit

i have blackheads in my armpit, some merged into one, it is occasionally inflame especially if there are trapped hair inside. what can i do? it got a bit bigger after some time and there is a new blackhead that might merge in after a few months. i really don t know what to do.. please help me thanks...
Asked On : Tue, 4 Jan 2011
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Dear! Welcome to HealthcareMagic!
It seems you have have hidradenitis suppurativa. Start an antibiotic like Doxycycline 100 mg twice a day with topical Clindamycin 1% gel la bid. Keep proper hygiene, & avoid excessive/ irritating deos or perfumes. Continue this for 4 weeks & let's seee.
Answered: Thu, 6 Jan 2011
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