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Hard pimple like bump on back

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
Cosmetic Surgery 15 years experience
Maybe not pimple: It may be a persistent clogged pore or a small cyst if it has lasted for some time. It may also be some persistent inflammation. The best way to kno... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
Aesthetic Medicine 17 years experience
Sebaceous cyst: Have it examined by doctor, likely needs to be removed.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Skull projecttion: There is an anchor point for your jaw/face muscles called the mastoid process that juts out just behind the ear on both sides. It can be felt easily b... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Possibly but likely: In this location it could be a lymph node or it could be a sebaceous cyst or hair cyst, .
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 30 years experience
See dermatologist: It may be a wart. I would not try more home remedies at this point.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Lymph glands: The lumps on the neck are probably lymph glands reacting to infection and/or inflammation in the scalp. The scalp lumps could be infected hair follicl... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ari Ben-Yishay
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 35 years experience
Cyst or carbuncle?: Could be a sebaceous cyst or a soft tissue abscess, carbuncle. Get it looked at!
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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May be ...: A bump from pimple (1- 1.5 mm) - hyperactive hair-follicle-related sebaceous gland, usually has its white head visible, but at times, can be a "black"... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Abscess?: If there is pus in it this is a staph infection and needs urgent medical attention.

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