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What causes a sebaceous cyst

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Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

Next think what can help is : I'm on antibiotics for long time (cc 5 months) When You wonder why is because it helps the lymph edema to be more stable Could be all this side effect? or whats going ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Sudarshan MD

I have what i believe to be a sebaceous cyst on the right side of my face, where my jawbone ends. I ...-sized something in there, but squished. I first applied hot compresses to it, which caused... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudarshan ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Rajinder Bajoria MD

My doctor told me that i had a sebaceous cyst under my right breast at my rib cage about 11/2yrs ... to see the dr. tomorrow morning.I am 57 yrs.old and i am scared!What could this be? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajinder Bajoria ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Jasvinder Singh MD

i have small sebaceous cyst on my nose, it secreted white material even after 1 year of having it ... it a week ago but with much deeper incision to get the cyst that's a little bit embedded in my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jasvinder Singh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Raju A.T MD

I have a hard lump about two inches above rt ankle.....had leg xrayed yesterday and nothing on bone. It felt bruised at first but now really nothing. it just appeared a week ago. I run two to three miles a day but i do... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

Hi I have a sebaceous cyst on my stomach that was very small to start and now is the size of a half dollar. On 7/21 my doctor gave me a steroid shot because the cyst was red and swollen. The... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

I had sebaceous cyst excised from rib cage seven weeks ago. After a couple of weeks, it seemed ... feel a burning sensation all around the area. Could this be something other than a cyst? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

I m sorry, this is a rather personal question, I ve been getting a lot of sebaceous cysts in my foreskin. About one every week or two weeks, and I was wondering what may be causing this. I can... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

and he said he wasn t sure what it was and could be an std but I m confused how I would have contracted that. I did some research online and think it is a sebaceous cyst, but I m still concerned it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

I had a cyst on my jawline...it was infected and went to doctor. she shot a needle into it. 3 days later i squeezed it and pus came out. Coincidently when this cyst started growing a month ago,i started ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi Surepally, It is a benign swelling of sebaceous gland due to blockage of its duct which may be associated with infection. it is not a cancer... Reply with thanks!

Richa Saxena MD

No. they are benign and do not turn into cancer. If they are swollen, painful and infected , then you can get it surgically removed but it is not cancer causing.

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

No. I dont think so