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    I have a large pimple under my arm for yrs now
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    dawns61 posted:
    Can you please tell me why I have this pimple under my left armpit and I've had it for many yrs .Its keeps filling up and gets large again when I try to empty it. I've probably had it for 10 yrs or more.And theres white stuff that comes out when squeezed.It just wont go away.
    Thank you
    Dawn
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    Capsaicin responded:
    It is probably a cyst. It can be surgically removed by your doctor.
     
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    Elizabeth_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hi Dawn,

    I found a similar discussion with Dr. Buchness' response -

    Annoying Lump Keeps Coming Back

    Does this sound familiar?

    Elizabeth
     
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    dawns61 replied to Elizabeth_WebMD_Staff's response:
    no,this doesnt sound like it at all ,theres a constant bump that continues to get that white stuff like a pimple but never goes away and continues to fill back up. Do I see a dermatologist about this ? I've had this ongoing for 10 or so yrs .Just dont understand why it wont go away.
     
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    Anon_233452 replied to dawns61's response:
    have had something like that since i was a kid but mine went away just recently after changing my diet so maybe thats a start or something to look at
     
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    livininmiami replied to dawns61's response:
    I had a cyst, years ago and had surgery on it BUT they didnt take it all out. Now I have this cyst smack in the middle of my chest growing next to a keloid. This is the only reason I dont mess with it, because the keloid is small and I dont want to make it look worse. I dont know what to do, I do think I need to go see a dermatologist. I have recently moved to Miami and just cant find the right place. But yes, we both need to go to a dermatoligist, they will know what to do.


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