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What Is The Best And Safest Way To Remove A Cyst That Is Just Under The Skin
Be careful: A lot of people will simply squeeze a cyst to extrude the cyst contents. However, this won't actually get rid of the cyst. It may keep it from coming back for a while but it will gradually enlarge. And if the cyst ruptures under the skin the cyst material can really cause a problem. Having it surgically removed is often your best option. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
Found a fluid filled cyst just under the skin an inch below my nipple. About less than a CM what can this be? I'm a male, 18 years old.
Could be cyst or fat: There may be fat tissue collection ,which is normal and not to worry about.But watch it if it is getting big in size or any discharge coming out or you have any pain,It may be causing anxiety so better see your doctor who will explain to you what it is- fat or cyst. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I leaned against a doorframe and felt sudden pain and a "pop" under the skin of what I think was a cyst just under my shoulder is this an emergency?
Epidermoid cysts: The surface of your skin (epidermis) is made up of an extremely thin, protective layer of cells that your body continuously sheds. Most epidermoid cysts form when these surface cells, instead of exfoliating normally, move deeper into your skin and multiply. Most often, this occurs in areas where there are small hair follicles and larger oil glands (sebaceous glands), such as your face, neck, upper. ...Read more
Skin colored bump: A cyst is a painless skin colored growth under the skin. It may get larger with time. ...Read more
Name of cysts that spread. For me it's genetical. Also it's not compact. It's move easily under the skin. Please informe if any treatmen available.
If you don't know...: ....What it is, how do you know it's genetic? It might be, but it could be infectious. Like most skin conditions, it could be many things, and to be properly diagnosed a doctor has to actually look at it. We can not advise a treatment without knowing what we are treating. ...Read more
Vein: Hand has a lot of superficial veins. Sometimes they are traumatized by routine things we do. This small vein can clot off and occasionally calcify. They often occur in locations that sustain a lot of use or minor trauma. Try padding the area with a bandaide. If it continues to hurt, they sometimes need to be removed. ...Read more