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Pus filled hard lump on the face. Need medical attention?

My friend has a hard bump on his face that if he squeeze it a smelly discharge would come out but the bump has been on his face for months and it has not decrease in size it about the size of a prune onder the skin and its hard . Is that simmering that should be delt with asap he dont feel he need it to be checked out. Thank you
Asked On : Tue, 6 Nov 2012
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.pus filled hard lump on face can be nodulocystic acne.first it should be aspirated and apply topical antibiotic and use minocycline 100 mg od.if not subsided use isotretinion tablets
Answered: Sun, 18 Aug 2013
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