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I went to the er tonight and had an abscess cut open on my…

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Hi I went to the er tonight and had an abscess cut open on my upper buttox near my tail bone and drained. The Dr. Said it looks like a cyst. They did a culture for staph infection but I will not get the results for 3 days. I just laid down for bed and noticed one of my lymphnodes in my groin is swollen. Its on the same side as the cyst. I am also menstruating and am on bactram 2 a day and norco 7.5. Could this cause my lymphnodes to swell?

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I have taken air born 2 times a day for the pass two days.

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Are they tender and painful to touch?

Fever?

Any other medical history?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
No it is not painful just swollen. No fever. I toom plan B one step 2 weeks ago tom. Thats the only thing diff. I have done recently.
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
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Thanks for all these additional information.

I understand your concern.

Well as you describe,such swollen lymph node can be associated with infected cyst.

And it'll resolve by it's own in few weeks.

You should start a multivitamin supplement to boost your immunity.

Also do warm compresses on affected area.

You should wear loose fitted cotton clothes to prevent any friction.

Apply OTC 1% hydrocortisone cream and Bacitracin ointment on it twice a day for few days.

Complete your antibiotic course.

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Isnt bacitracin rx only? Also is it ok to do the air born as well?

Bacitracin ointment is available without a prescription.

Avoid air borne supplement.

Try other multivitamin supplement containing B complex.

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