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how can i successfully pop this boil on my chin?

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Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Don't: You should not pop it. Warm compresses are generally best and antibiotics are warranted if they are associated with spreading redness.
Answered on Aug 10, 2013

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