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bumps like pimple on scrotum

i have a puss type bumps like pimples on my scrotum. they are hard. And puss comes out from few of them when i gently press them.i am having this problem from years. i have itching on the anterior side of scrotum . i can send you the pictures if you want for deep examination. please help me by suggesting medicine or ointments
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563773_tn?1374250139
Hello,
The symptoms are suggestive of folliculitis and boils. Keep the area clean and apply some topical antiseptics. Also wear loose-fitting cotton clothing and use an antibacterial soap or mild soap like dove. Avoid any kind of cosmetics.

Topical antibiotics such as mupirocin or neomycin containing ointment are also useful. In case the symptoms persist then oral antibiotics may be needed. Please consult a dermatologist in that case. I hope it helps. Take care and regards.  


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563773_tn?1374250139
Hello,
The symptoms are suggestive of folliculitis and boils. Keep the area clean and apply some topical antiseptics. Also wear loose-fitting cotton clothing and use an antibacterial soap or mild soap like dove. Avoid any kind of cosmetics.

Topical antibiotics such as mupirocin or neomycin containing ointment are also useful. In case the symptoms persist then oral antibiotics may be needed. Please consult a dermatologist in that case. I hope it helps. Take care and regards.  


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thanks alot . . . sir do you need pictures i can post them . . and suggest me oral antibiotics too so that i can rid off as soon as possible .. once i applied GENTOMYCIN on it . . . it only relieved itching nothing else . .
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* madam
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563773_tn?1374250139
Hello,
From the symptoms it sounded like folliculitis or cysts and you can apply the topical antibiotics like Mupirocin. For oral antibiotics, you need a prescription from your doctor. However if it is a cyst then no treatment is required but they become painful then it means they are infected, then surgical excision by traditional wide excision, minimal excision, and punch biopsy excision may be required.

I hope it helps. Take care and regards.
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Avatar_m_tn
thanks  . .  i will inform you after some days whether that ointment helped me or not . .really thankful to you mam   . tc :)
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Avatar_m_tn
hi dr. i have tried that Mupirocin. i only got relief from itching . . . . n the bumps are still there they are uneffected . .may i send you the pictures ??? so you can diagnose it properly
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