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Duarte, CA
A 22-year-old female asked:

Pinpoint bump on my lipline and it had pus.i popped it and notice i have other small ones with liquid only -all small as a pore..cold sore?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Fordyce Spots: Fordyce spots are small (1-5mm), slightly elevated yellowish or white papules or spots that can appear on the glans or shaft of the penis, labia of the female, inside of the cheeks and on the lips. Fordyce spots are a variant of sebaceous glands (the glands that normally produce sebum and are usually found within hair follicles). Fordyce spots are sebaceous glands without hair follicles.
Last updated Dec 25, 2013

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