U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 38-year-old female asked:

Can you get a sebaceous cysts exactly where you had one years ago?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Stanley Katz
Dermatology 49 years experience
ifnottotally remove: yes if not adequately removed. Sometimes these cysts have small buds coming off the original cyst. If not totally removed, these buds can develop in to another cyst.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Apr 25, 2020


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.