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Cyst on the back since a long time, looks like a yellowish bruise, get occasional tooth ache. Cancer sign?

I have have a cyst on my back for probably 1213 maybe even 14 years now and doctor told me that it was possible it could become cancerous if certain symptoms occurring. its starting look completely bruise like a yellowish. v bruise it has been feeling more sensitive and a. qtimes a lot like a tooth ache um and h e
Asked On : Fri, 30 Nov 2012
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General Surgeon 's  Response
Cyst on your back could be sebaceous cyst.
IT occurs at the site of hairs.
When it gets infected,it becomes yellowish .It will be painful and sometimes,fever sets in.
Very very rarely,it turns into cancer.
Please take antibiotics and anti inflammatory medicines till you meet a surgeon.
Get it excised completely to avoid future complications.
It is minor procedure done as a out patient basis.
Wish you speedy recovery
Answered: Sat, 24 Aug 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
From history it seems that you might be having infected Sebaceous cyst, dermoid cyst or Lipoma.
Consult surgeon and get examined.
Get it removed and go for biopsy.
ok and take care.
Answered: Sun, 25 Aug 2013
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