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Pustule

Pustules are inflammatory skin lesions, less than 5 mm in diameter, like papules but with a yellow, purulent centre. They are linked to aggravation of existing papules.

This word belongs to the categories Extremely dry, irritated and atopic skin, Dry and uncomfortable skin, Dry and rough skin, Oily skin with imperfections.