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A 51-year-old female asked:

I got a red bumb like a pimple it's sore to touch or scrach is there something i can put on it to clear it up?

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Dr. Joseph Bark
Dermatology 49 years experience
Acne Bump?: There are several diagnoses one should consider with a bump on the face, including swollen acne cysts, and other forms of cysts which can occur there. One of the greatest assets possessed by your dermatologist is his or her eyes, and we always ask patients with questions like this to let us "lay an eyeball" on the cyst or spot. In short, you should really show this to your doctor if it persists.

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Last updated Aug 12, 2013

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