There are a number of causes of bumps in the armpit. That it recently opened up and started oozing purulent fluid is suggestive of an abscess or pilonidal cyst (infected hair follicle). Treatment is with an incision and drainage followed by a course of antibiotics. Alternatively, cysts/lumps in the armpit are suspicious for . . . → Read More: I’ve had a bump under the skin of my armpit for a few months but it hasn’t been red or sore. It recently started oozing whitish, greenish puss with an odor. It’s still not red, nor ever really looked like a pimple. What could it be? Maybe from an ingrown hair?
Bactrim is not effective at treating of chlamydia. Patients with chlamydia infections are treated with azithromycin, doxycycline, erythromycin, or ampicillin. Patients with chlamydia is often treated for gonorrhea with ceftriaxone or cefexime because of the high incidence of co-infection. Bactrim also does not treat gonorrhea.
Tweet . . . → Read More: Could sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim (generic for Bactrim) also be used to treat Chlamydia? I know it says that it will not treat virial infections…but since Chlamydia is a bacterial infection, would that work?
The chart below can help you delineate between a cold and a flu based on the signs and symptoms
Sudden Onset 100 F – 104 F (38 C to 40 C)
Common and usually severe
Fatigue and Exhaustion
Common and can be debilitating
Runny and Stuffy Nose
Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea
Occasional, especially in young children
Middle ear infection, not life . . . → Read More: I think I have the flu but I’m not sure
The symptoms you are describing are extremely vague and do not point to any specific diagnosis. Abdominal pain can be due to a bacterial/viral infection, toxin ingestion, autoimmune disease, ovulation, anatomic abnormality, etc. If your symptoms do not improve or worsen, you should return to the emergency room and be evaluated further with additional . . . → Read More: i been having abdominal pain and went to ER the dr did blood tests, urine samples, and also a pelvic exam,, nothing has came back with infection or anything what else could cause this?