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What Are The Differences Between A Pimple And A Cyst In Your Skin
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
Infection vs not: A pimple is a tiny infection in a pore. The white stuff inside is pus. It's basically a very small abscess. There are many different kinds of cyst, but basically it's a walled off sac of fluid, but not an infection. Cysts can sometimes go away on their own, sometimes need surgery. Acne is generally treated topically (soaps and creams) and sometimes with oral antibiotics. ...Read more
Physical exam: Some are bigger, some are smaller and some are more or less inflammatory. Let your treating doctor decide. ...Read more
I have a very large cyst or pimple i'm not sure what it, it'sunder the skin but i popped it using a needle, is there anything i can do now
Infection: You need to watch for signs of any reddness or pain. Popping anything yourself with a needle can be dangerous. Suggest you see a doctor if you notice anything occuring at the site ...Read more
I have a small pimple/bump (painless) under my chin, it is under the skin and won't go away. Is it a cyst?
I have a small pimple 2 months ago, I pinched it then it turned harder like a cyst, it doesn't hurt or pain like dead skin, how to get rid of it?
See a dermatologist: Sometimes these pimples are actually small cancers- like basal cell or squamous cell cancers, rarely melanoma depending on the type of skin and exposure to sun you have had in your life. The best way to diagnose a non healing pimple or ulcer is to biopsy with the dermatologist and have an expert pathologist look at it. ...Read more
I have a lump (not sure if its a pimple) under my skin on my cheek i don't know what do to, is it a cyst?
I get under the skin pimple/cysts just under my jaw line.I get about 5 and they last months before disappearing and new ones showing up.
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