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Why do boils bleed? And if they bleed what does that mean?

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Boils will bleed because it is a skin infection and if the skin surface is broken, that is what will cause the bleeding. If it is bleeding on its own that means the area is overly inflammed and abcess burst. Try reading this article to determine if its something more serious:
http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/guide/boils

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