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Experience:  Years of outpatient experience treating dermatological problems
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, i have a blocked pore on my face which no matter how

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hello, i have a blocked pore on my face which no matter how much i clean it it remains blocked. There is a smell when i squeeze the pore to clear it and the pore is raised as if there is something under the skin
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.

Hi and sorry for the delay. We can continue after this if you'd like.

This sounds like a benign sebaceous cyst. Nothing serious but there really isn't anything topical that will treat it. You need to see a dermatologist who can, in the office, surgically excise it under local anesthesia