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So I noticed I had a really weird zit right about where the leg meets the crotch, and it looked like there was something solid in it. I popped it and there actually was something solid - not like what you usually find in a zit (dried up sebum, skin, etc), but shaped like a seed, about half a centimeter long, flat, and dark. I looked at it but it didn't appear to have legs or anything, so I don't think it was a tic. Anyway, otherwise the pimple was normal (lots of pus- sorry, I know it's gross), albeit large and inconveniently placed.

It doesn't sound like any kind of blackhead I've heard of. Could someone please tell me if they know what it could have been? I'm kind of freaked out.
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replied April 27th, 2009
Don't be freaked. If you didn't know it was there and it was there for awhile then maybe the pimple hardened from sitting there for awhile. If you know it wasn't there for a long time then go see a doctor about it.
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replied November 29th, 2009
Seed thing in my leg, but with more stuff in it.
I just had the same thing. It had been on my leg for about 2 months, finally came out today. I'm kind of freaking out because it looks like a bug. I squeezed the seed looking thing that came out and white head looking stuff came out of that. What the hell was in my leg? Please help me.
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replied November 29th, 2009
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Sometimes ingrown hairs become infected much like a pimple but without the body's natural ability to keep the follicle oily so the spetum that builds up in the infected follicle hardens. I've never seen anything dry or hard pushed out of an infected ingrown hair but I've seen an almost black oblong cell of hardened !**@!'d say it was about the firmness of a papaya seed. If you're not experiencing this regularly in that area I wouldn't worry with a doctor but maybe wash down there with an antibacterial soap and take a little bit better care of your skin in the area.
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replied March 19th, 2012
i have had one too.
actually its good. its a seed froma pimple. the seed sits at the bottom of the pimple halfway burued under ( i know its gross but deal with me here) halfway buried under flesh. the rest is under god knows how much pus. ik its nasy srry.
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replied March 19th, 2012
Gotta say, not my favorite topic but I had one in the same area about twenty years ago. When I messed with it, it became infected and healed slowly over the next few months and now I'm left with a little scar there. It didn't seem to bother me in any way so I didn't bother with a doctor but I will recommend leaving it alone! Just allow your body to rid itself of the stranger without any help from you:) We tend to do more harm than good when we take over where the body is trying to do its job. Just like a zit on your face, touching it in any way just introduces harmful bacteria carried on our hands. Just keep the nasty little thing clean and dry, and leave it be!
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replied November 21st, 2013
These are a type of cyst. I have had one before on the underside of my penile shaft (sorry for being so graphic). it is not a bug and it is actually an oil deposit that was created in a pore without a hair follicle. These are just a sign that you need to be washing a little more in that particular area.
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