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I have 2 bumps I'm a teen and i have 2 bumps, one on the neck and one the right lower leg (back side). Both are about 2cm x 1cm big, they don't hurt. They don't have special color, but If i scratch the one on the leg it turns red. Both are under skin. I haven't been to doctor yet, I will go soon, I want to know what could I expect, I really hope it's not anything problematic. I have them for less than 1 year.


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replied June 20th, 2016
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Acne and Skin Disorders Answer A57707
Hello and welcome

Your concern is appreciated

These bumps can be epidermal cyst or pilar cyst could be small lipomas, need to be examined to get an idea what it is by assesing the size shape consistency fixity mobility transillumination etc u/s of the swellings can also be done.epidermal cyst is commonly occur in skin and some times get infected and becomes painful the treatment is excision of cyst in entirety. it can be exised and sent for histopathology for the identification of the lesion.

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