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Do you have to remove pillar cysts on the scalp or is it safe to leave it alone if it's not bothering you?

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Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology
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In brief: PILAR CYSTS

PILAR USUALLY OCCUR IN THE SCALP.
THEY ARE MOSTLY BENIGN (FRIENDLY). THEY ARE RELATIVELY EASY TO CUT OUT. DERMATOLOGISTS OFTEN SEE THESE AND REMOVE THEM.

In brief: PILAR CYSTS

PILAR USUALLY OCCUR IN THE SCALP.
THEY ARE MOSTLY BENIGN (FRIENDLY). THEY ARE RELATIVELY EASY TO CUT OUT. DERMATOLOGISTS OFTEN SEE THESE AND REMOVE THEM.
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