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Pus filled bumps under arm pits, growing, foul smell on leaking, during menstrual cycle. Treatment?

recently I have been getting these pus filled bumps under my arm pits. They grow and are sensitive to touch. Once they burst they leak this foul smell when I sweat. They usually form around the time of my menstrual cycle or when my armpit hair is growing. I have been getting them for almost a year now. What should I do? is their a cure?
Asked On : Sat, 21 Jul 2012
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fear user
it looks u are suffering from recurrent lymphadenitis .
armpit is area where this is common .

first clean properly .
if pain take pain killer .
u need to take antibiotic complete course to prevent recurrence .
maintain hygiene .
take more water . maintain hydration avoid humid atmosphere .

if problem persist consult to doctor .

dr neha
Answered: Fri, 18 Oct 2013
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