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Had thyroid, developed water filled boils leaving a faint marks. Is it due o thyroid?

hi dr, i have hd thyroid disease since i was 18, i m now 40. i had at the time developed water filled boils that used to form in a circle and connect on its own. they disappeared when i was given medication for thyroid but they left faint marks. i want to know if they were indeed related to thyroid or was it something else. im married female with two healthy children. thanks.
Asked On : Thu, 21 Feb 2013
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The water filled boils that you have described are likely to be caused by a superficial skin infection. This is not related to the thyroid problem that you have. Such infections can sometimes leave dark pigmented marks which need treatment.
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Answered: Fri, 22 Feb 2013
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