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My 5 years old had a dark purple bump on butt cheek it popped bright red blood came out but now theres something hard n white sticking out. what is it?

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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Furuncle: Seems like a "boil, " soft tissue infection often by staph germ. Probaly needs incision and drainage. Have your child checked.

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