A 27-year-old male asked:
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i have folliculitis on my neck for years. it is embarrassing. it has never went away with topical medications, will laser hair removal work?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Probably: That sounds like an outstanding idea if you're willing to do it. Nobody really understands back-of-the-neck deep hair infections. Best wishes.
Answered on Dec 21, 2014

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