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I have what I believe to be an abscess on bum. is the

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I have what I believe to be an abscess on bum. is the redness is about 1.5 inches across and dark bruising look in the middle and very painful
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 9 days ago.

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Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 9 days ago.

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Customer: replied 9 days ago.
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Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 9 days ago.

Thanks for sharing

This is definitely infected and it can be an abscess

You must go to the hospital or your GP as this does need an antibiotic

Also take Ibuprofen for pain relief

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Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 3 days ago.

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