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    Are boils painful?

    Yes, boils are painful. A boil is a red, swollen, painful lump under the skin. It often looks like an overgrown pimple. Boils are often caused by infected hair follicles. A boil can become large and cause severe pain. The face, neck, armpits, breasts, groin and buttocks are common sites. A...
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    What is the main cause of boils?

    Boils are usually caused by a bacteria called Staphylococcus (staph). Some staph infections develop into abscesses and can become serious very quickly. This germ can be present on the normal skin and enters the body through tiny breaks in the skin or by traveling down a hair to the follicle...
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    What is the main cause of boils?

    Hello, Yesterday I was sleeping and suddenly in the morning my thigh started paining and when i looked at the reason of pain i saw boil in my thigh can anyone tell me What is the main cause of boils? Tnx