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I'm 24, ive had abscesses on my groin years and my doctor

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I'm 24, ive had abscesses on my groin for 7 years and my doctor has only advised that the only treatment is to remove them. The recurrently return and my doctor still advises the same the treatment. They have removed them numerous times but they still return. Should i consult a specialist?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
please.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

You definitely need to see a dermatologist

Has your GP ever swabbed them?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for this question.

Please don't forget a positive rating.

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