Furuncle

What is Furuncle?

A localized pyogenic infection, most frequently by Staphylococcus aureus, originating deep in a hair follicle.

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Developed furuncle about 20 days ago on left knee. Initially I have taken Zanocin 200 mg for 5 days twice and there was improvement. After 5 days...

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My left portion of the face has been swelled from last couple of days as there has been one pimple on my forehead due to which nearby areas of that...

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Brief Answer:
Furuncle

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the query.
Probably you have developed furuncle.
It's a bacterial infection.
Swelling...

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