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What exactly is a pilar cyst?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: Benign

It is a benign lesion associated with hair follicles.
Some people inherit a predisposition to multiple cysts. These are very rarely malignant but may be removed for cosmetic reasons.

In brief: Benign

It is a benign lesion associated with hair follicles.
Some people inherit a predisposition to multiple cysts. These are very rarely malignant but may be removed for cosmetic reasons.
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