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Misdiagnosis of Hidden Causes of Neck Boil

Underlying conditions list:

The list of possible underlying conditions mentioned in various sources for Neck 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

Neck Boil as a symptom:

Conditions listing Neck Boil as a symptom may also be potential underlying conditions.

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About underlying conditions:

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


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