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What are the symptoms of folliculitis?

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The main symptom of folliculitis is a papule or pustule with a central hair. The hair shaft in the middle of the lesion may not be seen.

Other signs and symptoms include:

  • Multiple red pimples and/or pustules on hair-bearing areas of the body
  • Itchy skin

From: Cysts, Lumps, Bumps, and Your Skin WebMD Medical Reference

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American Academy of Dermatology. 

Reviewed by Debra Jaliman on August 27, 2019

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American Academy of Dermatology. 

Reviewed by Debra Jaliman on August 27, 2019

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