Heat Boils

Heat boils are infections caused by bacteria. They present as small to big painful red lesions on any part of the body.

They are aggravated by:

  • Diabetes
  • Hot humid conditions
  • Certain skin conditions

    These boils may begin as a small heat boil, but might increase in size if untreated and can result into abscess.


  • Treatment

    Over the counter medicines should be strictly avoided since it causes more harm.

    Line of Treatment includes:
    Oral and topical antibiotics
    Anti inflammatory medicines



    Abscess needs to be cut open and drained.

    Heat boils are infections caused by