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How to cure a small bump above my nail cuticle ?

I have a small bump right above my cuticle that just popped up put of nowhere. I was wondering if it is a wart or maybe something under it causing an infection. I went to a nail salon to get it filed down and that didn t work. I dont think its inflammed cause it doesnt feel hot when i touch it but when i do press down on it, it becomes sore . Any ideas on what it is or how to cure it?
Asked On : Mon, 23 May 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
u need to consult dermatologist it may be wart ,callus or fibroma or etc
u must not popped or pick it
it may be fungal infection.
take care not to injured it by any mean
u can apply antibiotic for prevention of infection.
Answered: Mon, 23 May 2011
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