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A Blackhead “Cyst Removed”

A blackhead is also called an open comedo (single for comedone), and it is a clogged pore in the skin that is open to the air. Keratin (skin protein) and sebum (oil) combine to block the pore. They are often found on the face and trunk. but they can be …

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Inflamed Cyst Incision & Drainage

Sebaceous cysts are common, present with a very benign evolution, may be located anywhere on the body, and frequently become infected. They are most commonly found on the face, neck, and trunk. Sebaceous cysts are usually asymptomatic unless they become infected. The Emergency Physician must be acquainted .

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Eye Zit Removal with a Cotton Pledget

If you have noticed a small white bump or pimple on your eyelid, you might be concerned. In most cases, these pimples are either a stye or chalazion, which are both caused by a blocked gland. While a stye can be painful and lead to redness and swelling, a chalazion …

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Inflamed Egg-Shaped Cyst Removed, Right inguinal area

This patient has an epidermoid cyst which has recently become inflamed and “infected”. I put “infected” in quotes, because technically this is not an infection: When an epidermoid cyst ruptures, it creates a vigorous foreign body inflammatory response – this skin becomes warm, tender, painful, and swells, simulating an abscess. …

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Spider Bite Extraction. OH MY GOODNESS!!!

This is the horrendous moment a man drained pus from his severely swollen arm after he was bitten by a recluse spider. The gruesome video was posted to the internet by Nick Hanson, believed to be from Pennsylvania, who uses a pin to release the pressure caused by the bite. …

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A Life-Changing Pop with Dr Pimple Popper

An epidermoid cyst (Epidermal Inclusion cyst, Infundibular cyst), is a benign growth commonly found in the skin and typically appears on the face, neck or trunk, but can occur anywhere on the body. Another name used is “sebacous cyst” but this is actually an antiquated misnomer, and is not a …

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Popping Boil on neck

A boil is a skin infection that starts in a hair follicle or oil gland. At first, the skin turns red in the area of the infection, and a tender lump develops. After four to seven days, the lump starts turning white as pus collects under the skin. The most …

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Huge cyst on the face Popping

Cysts are usually noncancerous and have a sac-like structure that can contain fluid, pus, or gas. Cysts are common and can occur anywhere on the body. Cysts are often caused by infection, clogging of sebaceous glands, or around earrings. All unusual lumps need to be investigated. Some cysts are cancerous …

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Dental Abscess extending into Submandibular space

The operation was done by Prof. Dr. Hekmat Yakoub – Dr.Osama Makkia – Dr Mnyar Ahmad – Dr MaZen Salameh – Dr Ali N Harba – Dr Ahd Makhlof at Tishreen University Hospital Lattakia Syria ……. Submandibular space infection is a rapidly spreading, bilateral, indurated cellulitis occurring in the suprahyoid …

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Glorious Back Cyst Explodes

Cysts are usually noncancerous and have a sac-like structure that can contain fluid, pus, or gas. Cysts are common and can occur anywhere on the body. Cysts are often caused by infection, clogging of sebaceous glands, or around earrings. If a cyst does cause symptoms, you may have pressure, bloating, …

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