It's been almost two months that I have seen some bumps on my pubic hair area, but they will go away. Recently one came out that was pretty big and it has been there about 3 weeks but it is healing .it was like a big pimple . It's goin away but I\'m scared that it can br like herpes . I have not been sexually active in 8 months. I dnt knw if masturbating causes this . I have been stressing a lot cuz my wife is In jail so maybe this causes it ? It hurts a little sometimes . When this came out two little ones came out and it did itch for like 5 minutes . Then little liquid came out and they got smaller. They go away then appear again . So I'm.scared because of the big one that's healing slow .looks like the skin was falling where it grew .healing bit slowly . Any help
Without examination, confirmation of a diagnosis is difficult, but it seems like folliculitis or a boil. Folliculitis is the inflammation of one or more hair follicles. The condition may occur anywhere on the skin. It starts when hair follicles are damaged by friction from clothing or blockage of the follicle. In most cases of folliculitis, the damaged follicles are then infected with the bacteria Staphylococcus.
A Boil is caused by an infection of the hair follicle by staph aureus. Bacterial skin infections can be spread by shared cosmetics or washcloths, close human contact, or by contact with pus from a boil or carbuncle.
Apply warm compresses on the bump and keep the area clean. You should consult a doctor as you might need a course of antibiotics/anti-inflammatories to take care of the same.
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