Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Symptoms » Furuncles » Glossary

Glossary for Furuncles

Medical terms related to Furuncles or mentioned in this section include:

  • Acne: Pimples and blackheads on the skin
  • Acne Vulgaris: Another term for the common skin disorder called acne. Acne may occur just about anywhere on the body but is most common on the face, neck and back. The condition may be mild with just a few small spots or severe where large painful cysts develop. Acne generally results from dead skin blocking skin pores which results in infection.
  • Anthrax: A serious infectious bacterial disease that can be fatal.
  • Boil: Infected puseous hair follicle on the skin
  • Carbuncle: Group of multiple boils
  • Diabetes-like symptoms: Symptoms similar to those of diabetes
  • Elderly conditions: Any of the conditions affecting the elderly.
  • Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis: A rare skin disorder characterized by the recurring development of characteristic skin papules and pustules.
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa: A bacterial skin infection that occurs when sweat glands become blocked. Inflamed, pus producing nodules develop and eventually cause scarring. Mainly affects sweat glands in the armpits, groin, breasts and anal areas.
  • Immune deficiency conditions: Any of various diseases that suppress the immune system.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Obesity: Excessive body weight especially fat.
  • Pustular rash: The occurrence of a rash which is composed of pustular lesions
  • SAPHO syndrome: A rare disorder involving skin (acne, pustulosis), bone (hyperostosis, osteitis) and joint problems.
  • Skin problems: Any condition that affects the skin
  • Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
  • Staphylococcal infection: Any infection caused by the bacteria staphylococcal

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Furuncles:

The following list of conditions have 'Furuncles' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Furuncles or choose View All.


By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise