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Armpit Boil

Armpit Boil: Introduction

Armpit Boil: A boil that occurs in the armpit. A boil is an infected hair follicle located on the skin. The lesions if full of pus and can be quite painful. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Armpit Boil is available below.

Symptoms of Armpit Boil

Treatments for Armpit Boil

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Armpit Boil: Complications

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Causes of Armpit Boil

  • The cause may vary amongst patients and there may be a number of factors involved:
  • Poor personal hygiene (see Hygiene symptoms)
  • Minor trauma to the skin allowing bacteria to invade
  • Use of antiperspirant deodorants may clog underarm pores and trap grime
  • Use of strong medications may suppress the immune system and increase susceptibility to boils
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  1. Armpit Boil: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications
 

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