Category:Caring for Cysts

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==Cyst Removal==
==Cyst Removal==
===Removal by physician===
===Removal by physician===
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'''K6a''' patient "Cysts are excised, either in doctor's office or a same-day surgery center. Have surgery at least once a year to have cysts removed from my body. Read some instances where the doctor will give you a steroid shot if they are inflamed or swollen, but that is only a temporary fix as the steroid shot will not make them go away, it will just reduced the inflammation. "
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'''K6a''' patient "Cysts are excised, either in doctor's office or a same-day surgery center. Have surgery at least once a year to have cysts removed from my body. Read some instances where the doctor will give you a steroid shot if they are inflamed or swollen, but that is only a temporary fix as the steroid shot will not make them go away, it will just reduced the inflammation."
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'''PC-K17''' from patient web meeting "In adulthood, I let operate away about a hundred non-inflamed cysts. This over a period of about 5 years. This worked well but it was a long and rather cumbersome process. A more convenient way to drain the cyst would be desired..."
'''K6a''' patient "Surgery to remove cysts"
'''K6a''' patient "Surgery to remove cysts"
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'''K17''' patient "Use diabetes lancets for opening small cysts on face."
'''K17''' patient "Use diabetes lancets for opening small cysts on face."
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==Tetracycline==
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==Antibiotics==
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Tetracycline is a prescription antibiotic.
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PC-K17 (from patient webmeeting) "Oral antibiotics make me sick; use topical antibiotic powder for best results on cysts."
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http://health.yahoo.net/galecontent/antibiotics-topical-1/3
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Tetracycline is a prescription oral antibiotic.
'''???''' patient "Antibiotics. Tetracycline takes care of most cysts. For the exceptions they get lacerated."
'''???''' patient "Antibiotics. Tetracycline takes care of most cysts. For the exceptions they get lacerated."
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetracycline Wikipedia Tetracycline]
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetracycline Wikipedia Tetracycline]
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==Vaseline==
 
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'''???''' patient "Apply Vaseline and cream on cysts"
 
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Not all PC patients suffer from cysts. For those that do, cysts can be painful, irritating, or create a risk of infection.

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Cyst Removal

Removal by physician

K6a patient "Cysts are excised, either in doctor's office or a same-day surgery center. Have surgery at least once a year to have cysts removed from my body. Read some instances where the doctor will give you a steroid shot if they are inflamed or swollen, but that is only a temporary fix as the steroid shot will not make them go away, it will just reduced the inflammation."

PC-K17 from patient web meeting "In adulthood, I let operate away about a hundred non-inflamed cysts. This over a period of about 5 years. This worked well but it was a long and rather cumbersome process. A more convenient way to drain the cyst would be desired..."

K6a patient "Surgery to remove cysts"

Removal by patient

K16 patient "Use blade and bring out the liquid. I use needle to pop up the cysts."

K17 patient "Use diabetes lancets for opening small cysts on face."

Antibiotics

PC-K17 (from patient webmeeting) "Oral antibiotics make me sick; use topical antibiotic powder for best results on cysts." http://health.yahoo.net/galecontent/antibiotics-topical-1/3

Tetracycline is a prescription oral antibiotic.

??? patient "Antibiotics. Tetracycline takes care of most cysts. For the exceptions they get lacerated."

Tetracycline on-line description
Wikipedia Tetracycline

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