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What is a follicular cyst?
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Dr. John Ebner
Dermatology
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In brief: A blocked follicle
A follicular cyst is a blocked hair follicle.
This blockage causes the accumulation of dead skin cells and oil. They are easily removed.

In brief: A blocked follicle
A follicular cyst is a blocked hair follicle.
This blockage causes the accumulation of dead skin cells and oil. They are easily removed.
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