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I have a cluster of bumps with pus in them on the back of my…

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I have a cluster of bumps with pus in them on the back of my leg.what could it be.

Doctor's Assistant: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?

Little swelling and red around the bumps.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I don't think so.

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it could be a skin infection

how old are you?

can you upload a clear photo of these bumps on your leg so I can better help you?

do you see the "add file" link?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Can I email the picture? I am 63

you have to accept additional phone and email services to do that

or you can upload the photo from a computer to this chat site

at the "add file" link.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I am not tech savy to take a picture of my leg.

pus is a sign of infection

you may need to see a doctor and get a skin culture and a course of antibiotics to treat a skin infection.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Ok. Thanks. What is the charge for this advice

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