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Suggest treatment for a lump on the thigh

hi, i have what appears to be a small lump under my skin , on my inner thigh.. it just showed up and had a tip... i popped it and puss and blood came out, now it feels hard and it wont go away, also there was a second tip and it popped like a black head..... i wash my body alot, and i dont understand this.
Fri, 18 Sep 2015
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi,
It seems that you might be having ingrown hair follicle infection producing boils burst open.
Clean local part and apply antibiotic cream.
If induration or swelling is more, you might require one course of antibiotic medicine for 3-5 days.
Ok and take care.
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