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I scraped myself shaving down there about a year ago and now have a weird gray bump. Any idea what happened?

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hi:) i scraped myself shaving down there about a year ago and now have this weird gray bump where i was cut. it’s hard and feels like a scab almost. any ideas as to what happened? thank you!

Ouch! We have all been there while shaving! It’s hard to say exactly without taking a look but when skin is injured, scar tissue forms over the wound to repair & protect the injury. Sometimes extra scar tissue grows and can form a bump called a hypertrophic scar. I would make an appointment to confirm this with your primary care provider, potentially via a remote visit due to COVID-19.

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