Why does pus form in a pimple?

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  • AMehmet Oz, MD, Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease), answered
    Oily Skin
    Pus in a pimple, formed of oil, dead cells, and bacteria, is a result a local infection and the immune system’s response. Watch the animation to learn more about pimples.

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