Puss filled boil underarm
I have puss filled boils under the arms which are painful and give a bad odour. Doctor that I consulted said that it goes away by age but this has been there from more than 4-5 yrs which frequently come and go. I take bath twice in a day and also don't shave but trim my hair. I also don't use deodorants but use talc..
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Hi. You may be suffering from hidradenitis suppurativa and would need prompt medical attention. Even if it's simple boils you may need a course or two of antibiotics followed by decolonisation regime If necessary. Please see a qualified dermatologist. Let met know if you need any assistance in this regard. Take care.
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