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Suggest treatment for hidradenitis suppurativa

I suffer from hidradenitis suppurativa, i ve recently developed a boil on my lower right leg, it has come to a head and is open, I am doing all the things such as cleaning and keeping it covered. Now the skin surrounding it is a dull red color. I am wondering if this means an infection?
Mon, 20 Jul 2015
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Dermatologist 's  Response
it might be infection
take proper treatment for HS becoz it might result into scar and sinuses
can further comlicate the situation
keep clean ,wear loose cotton cloth , and dont pressurize more
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