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Lump under skin on check, water and blood comes out after popping. Pimple or cyst?

Hi I have a large lump under my skin on my check which you can feel though toy gum. I tried to pop it but only water and blood came out. I m not sure if it s a pimple or a cyst? I ve had it for almost a week now and It still hasn t cOme to a head just red on the surface with a bit Of bruising now. What do you think it might be?
Asked On : Sun, 10 Jun 2012
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HI Gumbi,
Welcome to HealthcareMagic.
I think it is a cyst on your cheek. Cyst can be appear in course of acne.
It is unwise to squeeze it.
You can consult a dermatologist for taking any step.
With regards,
Answered: Mon, 11 Jun 2012
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