A member asked:

I have a cyst under the skin, between the spine and left shoulder, as a nut.doctor said to operate but not now cous is very hot and can become infected.

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Dr. Robert Killian answered

Specializes in General Practice

This benign but very common problem. It is wise, when one has an infected sebaceous cyst, to calm it down first with antibiotics before it is surgically removed.

Answered Jul 12, 2018



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