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What is this bump on my lower left cheek which is hard ?

What is this bump on my lower left cheek it is hard like a rock it is small and I had it since I was 13 A hard bump
Wed, 4 Jan 2012
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hi
many option is there
it may be
-fibroma
-dermoid
-cyst
-lymphnode
-abscess
-keloid
better to consult doctor
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