Atheroma or occlusion of the excretory duct of sebaceous gland

Sebaceous cyst is a blockage of the excretory duct of the sebaceous gland, which produces a cyst. It looks like a capsule from the skin, which is filled with grease or a simple colorless fluid, which the body secretes to protect the sebaceous glands.


The implicit symptom of the disease is a small, painless, movable and tight bubble under the skin. Very often they occur on the neck, face or torso that is why they are often confused with lipomas, which is something similar to atheroma. They develop very slowly, but over time, may start the inflammatory process.

If sebaceous cyst was infected, the symptoms of the inflammatory process manifest as: redness of the human skin, have pain from formations under the skin, increased skin temperature outside the location of the lesion that stands out a bit colorless liquid when you press the atheroma.

But painless, moveable and eye-catching formation is impossible not to notice. Especially when you consider that when you education can blush, to support and highlight content. Thus it is necessary to consult a doctor who will provide all the necessary treatment methods. In most cases it is enough just to inspect and to resort to cosmetic services or palpation formations under the skin, but sometimes have to resort to biopsy in order to exclude the possibility of further development of the disease and its consequences.

It is possible that the atheroma may appear on the hair follicles, because they are very often traumatized and can cause clogging of sebaceous glands. Often atheroma leads to the cyst after trauma to the skin.

A small sebaceous cyst on the sebaceous gland may cause a failure of the entire excretory process, then the selection will start with a huge force and will bring great harm to the body. Therefore, do not delay her treatment, and immediately upon the slightest symptoms, consult a doctor to prevent such problems.

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