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Synonyms for abscess

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Words related to abscess

symptom consisting of a localized collection of pus surrounded by inflamed tissue

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Noormohamed, "Tuberculous abscess of the liver," South African Medical Journal, vol.
Both Mark and Helen had to return to Europe for medical treatment, she for a suspected abscess of the liver and he for appendicitis.
Prognostic factors for pyogenic abscess of the liver. J Am Cancer Surg 1994; 179: 727-32.
The amoeba can cause abscess of the liver, which could cause death.
A comparison of amoebic and pyogenic abscess of the liver. Medicine (Baltimore) 1987;66(6):472-83.