Ulcers That Fail To Break On The Leg Cause Swelling?
MLM .. r nI want to ask on my right leg there is a boil and it fails to break .. r nBut instead it becomes a swelling in my leg .. r n r n What is the main cause .. r nWhat I have to consult a doctor at my home ??
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Boils are skin infections that cause pus, boils are caused by a bacterial infection, if your boil can't break but it is swollen in your legs, chances are it is
Cellulitis infection, an infection of the skin or soft tissue under the skin Abscess or a collection of pus under the skin DVT, or deep vein thrombosis is a blood clot in a vein in the body You should consult or have your feet checked by a doctor for a physical examination. , investigations such as blood tests or X-rays, ultrasound of blood vessels if needed.
Some of the things you can do are
Compress. Avoid pressing boils. Keep skin clean. Take pain relievers such as paracetamol, if you feel pain Take medication according to a doctor's prescription. Thank you, hope it is useful. Dr. Nurmarwiyah