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A 21-year-old female asked:

Skintag in center of collarbone. was cut open, sore, red, now feeling pain in neck area, not sure if it's vein or bone pain. is this serious?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Merrill Reuter
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 35 years experience
Infected?: Sounds like you may have an early infection brewing from the skin tag removal. Probably should be checked.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
Infection: You don't say if a doctor cut it open or if you did. In either case it sounds like it is infected. I would see my pcp or an urgent care center.

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