A member asked:

I have what i think is a cyst/in grown hair in my groin what's the easiest way to get it to a head to pop it this is the 2nd one in 3montgs same spot?

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Dr. Jack Hinkle answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

There is not much more you can do than heat. Also use a triple antibiotic cream. Topical tincture of iodine will help both the cyst and the infection.

Answered Mar 15, 2017

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck answered

Specializes in Surgery

this is a very tricky location. there is a lot of other possibilities in that area that could be similar to a hair root or cyst problem. it could be a lymph node,abnormal blood vessel. so do not try anything by yourself. see a doctor.

Answered Apr 15, 2015

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