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i have bumps on my genitals... what do i do no stds.. i get ingrown hairs alot.. it looks like a pimple thats not ready, but it hurts alot?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Ingrown hair: Can be very bothersome when hair follocle gets inflammed. Probably occurs more often if & when genital area is shaved. Best to have it checked out by a dermatologist.

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