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Hi i am a 17 year old male, there is a small pimple like bump lightly red in colour on my forehead which has been there for about 2-3 months. I put some wart remover on it and its peeled off but it grew back, then i tried other topicals like benzac and a retinoid to no affect and it is definitely not a pimple. I picked it off and then it grew back again only recently. I am concerned and wondering what it could be as it will not go away. It is approximately 3mm in diameter and circular.

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replied August 21st, 2019
Acne and Skin Disorders Answer A65171
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
It seems sebaceous cyst. I would suggest you surgical excision. Cryotherapy is also helpful.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care

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