A 31-year-old male asked:
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bump on crease where leg meet pubic area. herpes or cyst? happened right after i shaved

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Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Ingrown hair: A bump in a hair-bearing area can be an "ingrown-hair" or cyst. They usually show a tender bump that could be red in color.
Answered on Jan 9, 2016

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