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Does molloscum pop or just fade away?

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  • Posted By: hegster
  • March 7, 2008
  • 02:21 PM

My dd was diagnosed with molloscum. I've noticed that since using retin A that after a bath that her molloscum has white heads. Do the bumps pop or do they just fade away in order to clear up?

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  • Molloscum sometimes pops and sometimes doesn't. Best to have the lesions treated so it doesn't spread. If you read the entire thread here you should be well studied on it:http://forums.wrongdiagnosis.com/showthread.php?t=5918
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  • Anyone tried these natural oils on the internet that claim to cure molloscum?
    artlife111 3 Replies
    • November 19, 2008
    • 04:15 AM
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  • How i got rid of Molluscum. I have read, read and read on this subject i tried Aldara, expensive waste of time, Tea tree oil (not strong enough by itself. After reading other sucess stories this is what i did. You Must eliminate the white core from each leision. Not always are they visible, Sometimes they are smaller than you can see, just pinch low. This is a virus in your skin, not your blood. Therefore, once the white core is removed, so is the virus. Use your fingernails, get under the lesion and pinch them out one by one. Do not shave them, this will spread the virus. There will be a lot of blood, but no pain. Use Betadine or iodine to clean the wounds after they are bleeding, this will help the clotting process. I would do 4 or 5 a day, I had about 50 of them. At night i used tea tree oil, this is really good for keeping the skin dry. 1 week of doing this the wounds healed up, 2 weeks later Molluscum free. What a crappy irritating disease this is.
    curranti4894 3 Replies
    • December 10, 2008
    • 06:52 AM
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  • The doctor told me it would never go away! I almost fainted(Jail doctor) .....Anyways once I got out I did some research online ~ Nothing worked ~ it spread almost everywhere except my face(Thank God) Anyways ~ I took 2 bottles of Amoxicillon & it simply scabbed off & never came back everyonce in a while I will get a zit like bump on my wrist or shins but they always go away Going to get some blood work done soonanxiety is kicking in !
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  • 4 of my sons had molloscums. My youngest had them right down the middle of his front, from his lips, under his neck on his torso and groin, but not on his limbs like his brothers. After taking penicillin for another ailment, they all turned red like chicken pox and scabbed off and never came back. It was the strangest thing!
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • August 26, 2010
    • 08:29 AM
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  • Hello to all...first u want to say that I suffered fromthis crap for about 5 months. I cried and cried everyday because freezing them every week would not work. In fact, I was getting more when others were going. I researched it, took other medication, bought ointments on line etc etc etc. than I read about tea tree oil! Within a couple of week it all disappeared! I cant tell you how relieved I felt & to this day I get freakes out....it better not come back lol Good to u all and I hope it works!
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • October 6, 2010
    • 04:37 AM
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