A 43-year-old male asked:
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hello, i have something that appears to be a cyst due to ingrown hair perhaps, i squeezed it today and pus and a little blood came out but now i have a penny size bump that is painful near my genitals, what can i do without having to attend a hospital?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Boil?: See your doctor to get antibiotic for possible staph infection. I hope this helps. If you still have any concern or additional questions about this contact me via a Video Consultation at my Virtual Practice web site: www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan
Answered on Aug 21, 2015

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