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Bump on my face not a pimple

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Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Clogged pore?: This might be a clogged pore? Could also be scar tissue. These should resolve in time.

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
Plastic Surgery 46 years experience
5yr/cyst: Sounds like an epithelial inclusion cyst that needs complete excision.....
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Dr. Joseph Bark
Dermatology 49 years experience
Probably Acne "Cyst": Arleen, This is probably an acne cyst, which is a ruptured, painful bump where an oil gland ruptured below the skin. The body walls this off and mak... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Red bump: Would be best to get it examined to know what it is.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeannine Weiss
Pediatric Dentistry 28 years experience
Cystic lesion: This can be a rather serious sebaceous cyst situation, and you should never squeeze it - it can make it worse. If anything seek the attention of a de... Read More
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Dr. Richard Arden
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 37 years experience
If : If your skin tends to be thick, oily, and you have had problems with acne or similar type lesions, chances are you have a sebaceous cyst. If it is som... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Wu
Ophthalmology 22 years experience
Bump with pain: There are several possibilities, including a stye and an abscess. If t is tender, it may be infected. An abscess needs to be drained by a skilled ey... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Exam needed: This may have been an inflamed/infected cyst or ingrown hair that has organized into a papule that no longer is inflamed. I recommend having a physici... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 38 years experience
Milia: The small white bumps that stick around for awhile are called milia and represent small cysts -- they can be extracted by a facialist or dermatologist... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Folliculitis: Red bumps on the scalp can occur when the hair shaft is pulled from its follicle, creating irritation and inflammation. Occassionally, fungus or bact... Read More

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