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18 Nov 2004

Some weird spot
3 weeks ago this kinda zit lookin thing pops up on my chest. size & colour of a zit.. but it's now like 3 weeks later and the thing is still there plus, it's sensitive, kinda eina if I press it.
Could this "thing" be harmfull?
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01 Jan 0001

Jackadeejack, it sounds like it is an infected sebaceous gland, but I can’t say for sure without being able to examine you first. The best would be to let your GP take a look and make sure (if it hasn’t started clearing up by the time you receive this reply). Good luck.
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