abscess

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

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Prognostic factors for pyogenic abscess of the liver.
The amoeba can cause abscess of the liver, which could cause death.
Abscess of the liver may be pyogenic or parasitic in origin.
Experience in the treatment of two hundred patients with amebic abscess of the liver in Korea.
DISCUSSION: Abscess of the liver has been described since the time of Hippocrates (400 BC), with the first published review by Bright appearing in 1936.