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A 23-year-old male asked about a 25-year-old male:

Very close almost on lip, small pimple. popped and white strand of semi-solid puss came out just like pimple. can cold sore pop this way?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 45 years experience
No: You probably have a cyst on your lip or whitehead.
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