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I have a medium sized red and white scalp. I am wondering what this bump is. Is it serious? (photos)

It is medium sized. Red- white scap in the middle. very sensitive to the touch. Have had no sex.

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Bump in Hair

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This is an ingrown hair with pus, and should be expressed.  I suggest you seek a dermatologist for help.  I wish you the best, Dr. Emer.


Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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