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Is A Sebaceous Cyst Painful Is It Something That Just Stays There Forever
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
Tried to drain it out with warm water, but it didn't work. Is this lump actually a sebaceous cyst or is it something else?
There's a small pimple like thing by mouth. It is pretty much clear in color. What could this be? Is it something other than a pimple forming?
There is something in my left breast.Its like a small lump but its not painful. Is it possible that this is a tumor or a breast cancer?Tnx
I have a lipoma on my back but there is a swelling around that too is that normal it is very painful?
Lipoma: Lipomas are benign fatty growths below the skin that are slow growing and generally painless. If pain is associated with the lipoma, there may be another condition associated with the lipoma or the growth is not a lipoma. A general surgeon can evaluate the growth and make an assessment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Could be a zit, or: Sign of an std, if you have been having unprotected sex. If you have not had sex (ever), then this is most likely a pimple. Hormones are raging at this age, which is why unprotected sex is never a good idea--too many stds to catch and spread! but if you are truly a virgin, then you need not worry. If you are having unprotected sex, then you should have this checked out if it persists or worsens. ...Read more
Are carbuncles always painful? Is it possible to have a carbuncle but not notice it because there is no pain?
Probably not: Thyroid cysts are common. If ultrasound shows no features worrisome for thyroid cancer, this can simply be followed by periodic ultrasounds. Your doctor may biopsy the cyst and remove fluid, but sometimes that is not even needed. If the fluid is drained, it will usually come back. If the thyroid and cyst are very large and bother you, it can be removed surgically, but usually not necessary. ...Read more
I have a circular lump (1.5-2cm diameter) in my buttock for around 6 months. It is under the skin. It is hard but I can push it. It is painless. It doesn't pain even if I push it. Skin colour. It got slightly bigger.can it be sebaceous cyst.
CYST ABOVE LIP: DEPENDS ON THE SIZE. SEE A DERMATOLOGIST. ...Read more
On my armpit, there is a type of bubble. It is pink but not very. It is painful. It was small but got bigger. Is it due to obesity? Pic is available.
I have a pimple-like thing in "frontal genital area" (pubic area) that is dark red. It's been there for years, tried popping it once but it was much more resistant that a normal pimple. Positive its not an STD or sti, so what could it be?
Maybe: most likely it is a benign cyst. Cancer risk increases in cystic ovaries in Women over 60. However a complex system of the ovary can't be associated with cancer and a 37-year-old female. The only way to know for sure is to have it ultrasound and possibly biopsied. You can also look at the Ca 125 serum protein levels.again though it is very common to have benign cyst in the ovary in a 37-year. ...Read more
I have a pilar cyst and I know the best thing is too remove it but is it fine if I just leave it there. Is there any risk? Can it turn malignant?
No risk: Remove it if inflamed, painful, ugly, or just because you hate it. NEVER malignant. Perfectly safe to ignore it. It is tax-free. Exactly where is it? Size? Tender? If punctured and drained, it will grow back. Removal is best if the entire capsule is delivered intact. ...Read more
I have a few small blister like semi painful pimple on the shaft of my penis, under head, is it possible this is anything but herpes? There is no pus
Get checked: There is no way to know without being examined. You can request a private chat on this site and submit a photograph of the lesions if you want a better opinion about it. ...Read more
If your sebacous cyst is healed but then it iches every once in awhile compared to iching like poison and it is not red. What does that mean?
Most likely normal: It is a good idea to keep an eye on the area, sometimes cysts recur, and sometime something new will pop up in the same area. It is not unusual for skin nerves to get trapped in a scar. As the scar matures the strange sensations decrease, but once in a while it persists. If it not getting better, follow-up with your surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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