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I have a bump on my cheek, and it’s beginning to raise from

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I have a bump on my cheek, and it’s beginning to raise from flat
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes, no medications
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: Nope

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can you upload a clear photo of this bump?

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
This is the phot of it now, thank you for your response
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
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how old are you?

that looks like a blocked skin pore

or a pimple or acne.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
I’m 20 years old, it has been there for a year or so
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
But it was flat, now is raised
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Been to doctors but they couldn’t tell me what it was
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Here is a better photo

it looks like a fordcye spot

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
What are they?

fordyce spots are from blocked skin pores which can last for many months

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Do they raise and get inflamed?

yes, they can.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Is there anything I can do?

you can try acne benzyol peroxide creams. on the area

you can also use an exfoliating spin brush and exfoliating soap

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
I’m struggling for money at the moment, otherwise I would happily do that
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Oh sorry, I read the message from the “we can talk on the phone”
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Thank you very much for your help, appreciate your time
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
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