My son has a cyst on the back of his

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Q: My son has a cyst on the back of his right neck that has been rupture. His doctor wants to perform surgery to drain his cyst. However he haven't done any examination, he just took a look and felt the cyst then recommended surgery. Should I let them do the surgery or not? My concern is how do he even know how deep the cyst is.

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