Gilbert, AZ
A 30-year-old female asked:

5 yr ago a hard, white, chunky lump developed under the skin on my inner thigh. biopsy just said not malignant. won't heal. how to remove w/o surgery?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Treating surgeon : It is very reasonable to have it removed if it is bothering you
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Dr. Edward Young Jr
Dermatology 43 years experience
Probably a calcified epidermal cyst
Jul 22, 2014
Last updated Jul 22, 2014


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