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Black lump on the arm with pus formation. What is this?

I ve had a lump on my arm for a few months now, it started off as a dark spot (looked like a beauty mark) it was sunkin in the skin and it was kind of hard around the spot. I ve been keeping an eye on it to make sure it wasn t changing at all. just checked it yesterday and it looked like a huge pimple with puss in it. i popped it and Tons of puss came out. and now the surrounding hard spot is now Atleast 2 times bigger and puss is still coming out. what is this?? please help!
Asked On : Tue, 15 Jan 2013
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Dermatologist 's  Response
hi friend dont worry.i can feel your it has become an abcess need antibiotic,analgesic,local medications after consultation with a doctor.some general cares are
1.keep the area clean
2.worm compress with cotton and luke worm water 3 times per day
get well soon
Answered: Tue, 15 Jan 2013
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