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Cyst on inner thigh around the stretch mark with puffiness. What is the cause and remedy?

there is some sort of cyst on my inner thigh. It appeared in a stretch mark I have and this is the second time this happened. The first time it happened it was in the same spot. Anywa it is this puffy red dot looks as if it were a huge pimple buts it s obious that it isn t. I was wondering what it is and what to do about?
Asked On : Tue, 31 Jul 2012
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I would be pleased to answer your question .

It might be a recurrent furuncle . An infection of a group of closely places hair follicles. When it gets inflammed , the spot looks like a puffy red area . It could also be an epidermal cyst.
It would be important to see a doctor . The doctor might prescribe you certain antibiotics for the same . Do discuss the above with the examining doctor .

Thanks and take care
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I feel the problem you encounter could be an epidermal cyst which is infected now.Let me start you on T.Droxyl500mg twice daily along with T.TolpaD and T.Zinetac twice daily before food for 5days along with topical T.Bact cream twice daily.After the infection has subsided you can get it removed by a dermatosurgeon in toto so that it does not recur.
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