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I have a small lump just above the cuticle on my thumb. It

seems to swell with fluid... Show More
seems to swell with fluid causing discomfort, but it is not red or super sensitive. It hurts only when I apply pressure. What could it be and how can I get rid of it?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
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replied 7 years ago.
this can be a developing abscess called a periungual abscess. If this is the case, it will need to be drained. I would contact your healthcare provider.

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