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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. This sounds like a bacterial infection. It could have started with an infected hair follicle. Staphylococcus aureus is often the cause ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Cyst: Has it become red, warm, swollen, tender, painful? This may need evaluation. Take care.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
23 years experience Internal Medicine
No: If it is a Bartholin's cyst u will need surgery. Can you take a picture? As I do not think tis is truely a Bartholin's cyst...It is in the wrong area.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. MICHAEL LENOIR
54 years experience Allergy and Immunology
It could be: Almost all insects bite leave a small cysts like pimple but often ticks leave the head in the lesion. You can be tested but only by reputable labs.
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A male asked:
Dr. Mandakini Patel
41 years experience Pediatrics
Recurring bug bite!: It needs ot be evaluated by her pediatrician as it could be cyst(depending ont he site) that could be opeiing up, or a sebaceous gland that reopens an ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: It could be either, although cysts are more common. See a dermatologist for a professional opinion.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Gray
54 years experience General Practice
Hang in there!: Long standing cystic conditions require long time medical management due to the various manifestations such as infection, painful pressures, and odor. ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Sebaceous cyst: Most do not get infected. Consult with us to get an Rx and send a photo to monitor to be sure it heals without an issue.
A 14-year-old male asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
25 years experience Wound care
A sack of fluid: A cyst is a fluid filled sac that usually has a thin wall (capsule) and is filled with a watery fluid. Complex cysts may have multiple fluid sacs all ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Real: Big!! ( about 5 1/2 inches)h

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