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I have this spot in the pubic area for 2 weeks now it's

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Hello I have this spot in the pubic area for 2 weeks now it's black and painless I am not sure if it's is an ingrown hair follicle recently I had trimmed the area though and a tiny j
hair is visible .I have attached a photo.Thank you

Hello. I'm Dr Chip

I looked at your photo

Not herpes or a genital wart or any kind of STD or infection there

It is the same as an ingrown hair and it's called folliculitis

Totally benign and you can use an over the counter antibacterial ointment like Neosporin or Bacitracin applied twice a day for a week to clear it up

Please let me know if you need any more information

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