A 33-year-old female asked:
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I have knots deep under my scalp that do not go away. One accidentally busted. Squeezed out little puss and a hard core of a white fleshy nugget?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Knots: The knots in your scalp may be a sebaceous cyst
Answered on Aug 29, 2014
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Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience in Dermatology
these are actually called pilar cysts , and can be excised if they bother you but they are totally benign
Aug 29, 2014

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