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A 31-year-old female asked:

Pimple or herpes? i've had 2, 1 at the corner of mouth, 1 between nose & lip. both have a hard lump, puss came out when squeezed, and no blister

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Lump: Your lump is probably an inpetiginous pimple.Do not squeeze the pimple as it will spread the infection. Use an antibiotic ointment for treatment
Last updated Jun 8, 2014


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