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i have a rather small pustule just beside my pubic area. it does not itch nor ache. i've never engaged in sexual intercourse. what could it be?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Ingrown hair: The most likely cause is a slightly infected ingrown hair. Apply warm applications and apply an antibacterial ointment like bacitracin. If there is spreading redness, increasing size or tenderness, have your physician evaluate it for diagnosis and treatment.

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Last updated Jan 3, 2015

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