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Had a pimple on eye bag. Bursted. Now a small lump, black swollen eye bag. Cyst, normal pimple?

hello doctor,
months back i had this pimple on my right eye bag, which i did foolishly burst. it did pain for few days but later i totally forgot about it as the pain wore off. but yesterday i observed that when i touched my eye bag, i could feel a tiny hard lump underneath my skin. moreover my eye bag has become accentuated because that area has become a little blackened and swelled. Is it cyst? or a normal pimple?
Asked On : Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Welcome to healthcare magic forum
Thank you for your query
i understand your concern regarding skin problem .
you need not to worry about it.
it look like post effect of the infection .
it take long time to subside .
you can apply antibiotic cream over it.
do not press or popped up the lesion.
avoid stress and smoking.
take regular 7-8 hrs sleep.
better to consult dermatologist if not improved in 2 weeks.
I hope I answered your query
Answered: Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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Cardiologist Dr. Anantharamakrishnan's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

It is not possible to say the diagnosis from the location alone...
Swelling is from injury - it is not wise to prick it; it may lead to infection, which can spread deeper.
Blackness is from blood below...
See a dermatologist - you may need antibiotic - local and/or systemic..

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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