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I have a tender spot on left tip of nose. This has been

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I have a tender spot on left tip of nose. This has been going on at least several weeks maybe months.
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Are you having any breathing problems?
Customer: No breathing issues weeks to maybe months in duration
JA: Please give me a bit more information, so the Doctor can help you best.
Customer: Touch tip of nose it is tender slightly different color tan skin
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should be aware of?
Customer: Not aware
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Anthony Bray, MD replied 5 months ago.

Hello!

The nostrils may be common areas for an infection such as a boil. This may improve if this is the case to use a Q-tip and apply an antibiotic ointment 3 times a day within the affected nostril. Neosporin 3 times a day may help. An Rx antibiotic is sometimes needed . if not improving within a few days then have your doctor take a look...dpimprovment day by Thursday of this week....

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