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I have a cyst on my upper side. It has popped and has been

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I have a cyst on my upper side. It has popped and has been draining for about 5 weeks. It looks like it is reddish purple substance coming out of it. Could this be a staph infection?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Yes

It could be staph

It could be strep

Or something else.

In that order.

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Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 1 year ago.

OK, so that is an initial answer….

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