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Ingrown Hair

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What symptoms and signs did you experience with your ingrown hair(s)? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Lolly, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: May 21

I have a very itchy, painful bump in my pubic hair region. I haven’t shaved there lately since my husband died unexpectedly last July. I’ve been putting a warm compress on, but it’s so itchy! I really don’t want to go to my doctor for the ingrown hair because it will be embarrassing.

REFERENCE:

Jasterzbski, T.J. and R.A. Schwartz. "Pseudofolliculitis cutis: a vexing disorder of hair growth." British Journal of Dermatology 172 (2015): 878-884.

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