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I have a raised lump(small) but getting bigger, on my neck,

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I have a raised lump(small) but getting bigger, on my neck, under my chin, which when I squeeze emits a white smelly discharge, any ideas what this could be, should I be worried, can it be removed?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
It needs to be examined.
Most likely a cyst or boil.

Hot compresses should be implied, but in some cases it should be removed.

The doctor should rule out basal cell skin cancer, which is not generally dangerous, but should be removed.

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