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Reddish lump, leaking blood and yellow substance.

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about a week ago a reddish lump came up. it is now about a half dollar size now is leaking a mixture of blood and some yellowish substance.
Posted Thu, 26 Apr 2012 in Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by Dr. Minoo Bhagia 5 hours later

It looks like an abscess to me according to your description.
I would like to know the site on which the lump is there
Whether it is associated with fever or not

It is better to show it to your doctor and get investigations like CBC done.

Till then you can apply anti inflammatory and analgesic

Take care

Any further query is most welcome
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