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Diseases » Buttock Boil » Hidden Causes

Misdiagnosis of Hidden Causes of Buttock Boil

Underlying conditions list:

The list of possible underlying conditions mentioned in various sources for Buttock Boil includes:

  • 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 strong medications may suppress the immune system and increase susceptibility to boils

About underlying conditions:

With a diagnosis of Buttock Boil, it is important to consider whether there is an underlying condition causing Buttock Boil. These are other medical conditions that may possibly cause Buttock Boil. For general information on this form of misdiagnosis, see Underlying Condition Misdiagnosis or Overview of Misdiagnosis.


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