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A 21-year-old female asked:

I had a large under the skin pimple last week right next to my mouth. the swelling/redness is gone but now i have a noticeable hard ball. help?

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Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 29 years experience
Well this could be a: cyst, but i always worry about staph infections, so see a dermatologist this week. hope that helps

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