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Bumps appeared on thyroidectomy scar. Puss and blood comes out from bump. Going for endocrinologist advice. Is it a cyst?

A pea sized bump popped up underneath my thyroidectomy scar (removed after cancer was discovered) so I made an appointment to see my endocrinologist . Today I noticed the bump was white and I was able to drain puss and blood out of it and now it has gone down. Obviously it s not a cancerous bump but was it a cyst or what?
Asked On : Fri, 6 Jul 2012
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I really appreciate your concern looking to the history given here I could say that this is infection and this need to be taken seriously as you have a history of malignancy and in my opinion history of fungal infection need to be ruled out better to see the surgeon, take care and have a nice day.
Answered: Mon, 9 Jun 2014
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