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Hydradenitis supertivia abcess

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Hydradenitis supertivia abcess
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Hi--I know the condition but can you tell me what's going on and what your question is about this?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
I've had HD for 35yrs on spironlactone and 6 weekly infusions infliximab got bad abcess armpit needing some pain relief in between appointments am in bad pain awaiting more plastic surgery!! Thought abcess would of burst by now surgery for my groins this has flared up last 7 days !!
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
I understand but I'm still not certain how you'd like to help me with this?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
I need to ease pain abcess size of golfball really inflamed unbearable using hot compresses
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
OK--has one of your doctors prescribed anything for the pain?