A 29-year-old female asked:
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i tried to remove an ingrown hair but it never came out. it has healed and i have a bump under my skin (no pain). will it become a cyst and grow?

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Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Cyst: this sound like a cyst- if red and hot- an abscess. Use topical OTC medication and check with your physician- don't pluck!
Answered on Mar 13, 2017
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