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large red lump on back of neck. What is it ?

i am wondering what this rather large red bump is on back of my neck,, i have gotten these before and they go away but i am curious as to why i get it and what it is exactly,, thanks for any help
Asked On : Sun, 21 Aug 2011
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It could be due to skin infection due to improper hygiene, wearing tight clothes and sweat accumulation. You need to wear cool cotton clothes, avoid sweat accumulation, avoid sun exposure. Also get your blood sugar tested. Eat plenty of fresh fruits and green leafy vegetables. Drink plenty of water. Apply antibiotic ointment to the area for relief. Consult a Dermatologist if there is no improvement.
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