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Introduction: Boils

Description of Boils

Boils (medical condition): Infected puseous hair follicle on the skin...more »

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Boils as a Disease

Boils: Another name for Boil (or close medical condition association).
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Boils: Related Diseases

Boils: Boils is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Boils

Some of the causes of Boils are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Boils (Boil)

Some of the symptoms of Boils incude:

Treatments for Boils (Boil)

Treatments for Boils (Boil) include:

  • Watchful waiting - boils will often self-resolve.
  • Surgical lancing and drainage
  • Antibiotics
  • Good skin hygiene
  • Avoid picking at the boil

Treatment of Boils: For more treatment information about Boils, see treatment of Boil (Boils)

Boils as a Symptom

Boils (symptom): Type of Pus.

More information on symptom: Pus:

Boils: Related Disease Topics

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