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Cyst or boil ?

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i have a cyst or boyle. it is the size of a half a dollar and feels hard. it hurts to touch it. i put epson salt and hot water and it popped. it was filled with puss and blood. i have squeezed out as much as i could and it still is big and hard. i just recentley had a miss carriage 1 week ago and think thats why i got it. i am taking antibiotics and just wanted to know what it could be.
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replied January 23rd, 2010
Probably an infected skin cyst. It should probably be surgically removed once the infection and inflammation have resolved. (Please note that a specific diagnosis cannot be made over the Internet.)

Sincerely/ Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS

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