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Experience:  MBBS, FCPS (R) General Surgery. Years of experience in Emergency Medicine.
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My mom has a very big inflammation on her back, it look like

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Hi there
JA: Hi. How can I help?
Customer: My mom has a very big inflammation on her back, it look like a pimple but much bigger
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: no we haven’t and not taking medication
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: no
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: nl no thabk you
Submitted: 15 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 15 days ago.

Hello, my name is***** and I shall be assisting you today. I'm reviewing your query & will get back to you shortly. Thank you for your patience.

Can you please attach a photo here?

Is it sore or itchy and how long she had that?

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
File attached (SVTL5VZ)
Customer: replied 15 days ago.
She said that it hurts when touching and even sometimes it hurts without touching
Customer: replied 15 days ago.
It’s not itchy
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 15 days ago.

It looks like an inflamed sebacious gland kinda big pimple. She should apply polysporin or any antibacterial ointment like bacitracin twice a day for a week and monitor for a week or two, it should settle down.

If you need more assistance, please use the reply box below and let me know. It has been my pleasure to assist you. I will be happy to help you if you have any other questions in the future.

Best wishes.

Have a great day.

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
Can I buy those in pharmacy? And will it help?
Thank you
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 15 days ago.

Yes, you can buy at pharmacy. and they will help.