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how long will it take for a small sebacous cyst to go away

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Unless you are: Having these sebaceous cysts in the vaginal vault, it is unlikely there is a connection between a benign skin disease and BV. Thanks for trusting in ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Probably never: Sebacous cysts have a lining which will generally make them recur unless it is removed. Therefore they do not tend to go away on their own.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Perkins
14 years experience Plastic Surgery
Schedule before: Occasionally depending on my schedule of that day i would have to time to perform minor procedures that arise on the same day.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
23 years experience General Surgery
Surgery: You have a sebaceous cyst and it most likely drained spontaneously. These should be surgically removed to prevent recurrence. Talk to your doctor to ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
It is healing: It is healing but it will probably fill back up over time. You should have it removed completely.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: What you assume to be sebaceous cyst may not be so. To answer your question, a sebaceous cyst would not affect the balance. If you have balance issues ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
18 years experience Dermatology
Blocked follicle: A cyst forms when a hair follicle opening becomes blocked and sebum accumulates and forms a cyst. Often when they resolve they leave residual hyperpig ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
Probably normal: If there is nothing there except scar it is likely just an indication of healing. Try some Benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream on it or even just unscen ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Asaf Presente
15 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Possibly: Sebaceous cysts have a very characteristic appearance and in an otherwise healthy person it would be reason to make this diagnosis, potentially remove ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Different: Although the sebaceous and epidermal cyst are nearly the same, the plaque is deeper in the layers of the layers of tissue of the penile shaft.
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