A 39-year-old member asked:
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how can i get rid of a sebaceous cyst on my jaw line under my skin?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Surgery: There is no way except for minor surgery to remove these lesions, .
Answered on Oct 11, 2017
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Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Surgery: This is unlikely to resolve on its own.
Answered on Oct 20, 2015
Dr. Harold Rosenfeld
55 years experience Plastic Surgery
Surgery: Usually the cyst wall needs to be removed to prevent recurrence.
Answered on Jun 18, 2017

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