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Bump on the side of face, yellow sticky discharge when popped, occasionally blood. Is it cyst ?

I have this bump on the side of my face that I thought was a pimple so I tried popping it. It discharged yellow sticky fluid. This bump has been on the side of my face forever now, and I think it may be a cyst . Aside from the yellow goo , I get the occasional blood . I know it isn t a pimple because I can feel the fluid inside when I move it around. This bump is on the side of my face to the left of my left eye. Any suggestions?
Asked On : Thu, 28 Feb 2013
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hello,
Thanks for the query,

Yes it can be a cyst.

Pimples also present in same way, but are not so persistant.

Apply some antibiotic cream and see if the lesion heals.

If it still persist , surgical removal may be needed.

Please meet a dermatologist for final diagnosis and treatment

Let me know if you have any other doubt.
you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.
http://www.healthcaremagic.com/doctors/dr-rahul-kumar/64818

Wishing you a good health.
Thank you
Answered: Fri, 12 Jul 2013
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