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White oval shape on my pubic hair? everytime i pulll out my pubic hair theres is a white oval at the bottom, i don't see the oval thing until i pull out my hair. so basically the white oval thing was inside me

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Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funarianswered
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 46 years experience
Most : Most likely this is the internal components of the hair follicle and can be seen when any type of hair is forcibly removed. If the white oval is on the sides of the hair follicle it may be egg of a lice, commonly called an nit.
Dr. Ron Pelton
Facial Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
This : This is the root of the hair that you pulled out.

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