Can folliculitis happen on the breast?

Answer Folliculitis is inflammation of a hair follicle, often caused by a bacterial infection. The breast is one of the common spots where folliculitis occurs, according to the University of Virginia Heal... Read More »

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How long after conception does breast tenderness happen?

Answer a couple of day to a couple of weeks it all depends. I have 3 kids and every time was different. Answer If they are going to get tender, somewhere around the first missed period, that happ... Read More »

Is folliculitis related to hiv?

Folliculitis is an infection of the hair follicles. Some types of folliculitis--including eosinophilic folliculitis, staphylococcal folliculitis and HSV folliculitis--are common in people with HIV ... Read More »

Is hot tub folliculitis contagious?

Hot tub folliculitis, a skin condition usually on the back that manifests itself in small red to purple bumps, is not contagious. People get it from hot tubs that have bacterial overgrowth. Hot tub... Read More »

How common is folliculitis?

Folliculitis, a bacterial infection and irritation of the hair follicle, is one of the most common skin infections a person can have. The most common cause of folliculitis is a bacteria called Stap... Read More »