Suggest treatment for movable lump on the collar bone along with skin rashes

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Posted on Tue, 28 Jun 2016 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I have a movable lump - pea size on left side collar bone . I have recently noticed it , the top layer of the skin is fine and it is only inside . It is movable but I guess it only moves on the collar bone only. Also I had some skin rash to the near area due to which skin has turned red . It is not painful but have inflammation when I move it ..
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 51 minutes later
Brief Answer:
kindly upload an image

Detailed Answer:
Hello. Thank you for writing to us

I am Dr.Kakkar(Dermatologist).

The mobable lump could either be a lipoma or a sebaceous cyst. Kindly upload an image of the area (lump as well as rash) so that i can be able to guide you better

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Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee
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Follow up: Dr. Kakkar S. 1 hour later
Uploaded the image , the skin has very light rash in red color now ..

But the lump inside is moving and the outer skin is very fine
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 18 hours later
Brief Answer:
Possibility of inflammed sebaceous cyst.

Detailed Answer:
Hi. Thank you.

This seems like an inflammed sebaceous cyst. I suggest you to take an oral antibiotic e.g clavum 625mg, thrice daily for 5 days.
Topically you may use an antibiotic cream e.g Fucidin cream or T-bact cream, twice daily.

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Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Sonia Raina
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