abscess

(redirected from appendiceal abscess)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for abscess

Words related to abscess

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

References in periodicals archive ?
Nonsurgical treatment of appendiceal abscess or phlegmon: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Andersson RE, Petzold MG (2007) Nonsurgical treatment of appendiceal abscess or phlegmon: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Most frequently, this occurs with ruptured appendicitis, as the presence of an appendiceal abscess can mimic a complex ovarian mass or tubo-ovarian abscess (TOA).
MRI identified appendiceal abscess (1 case), appendicitis (2 cases), intraabdominal and rectus muscle abscess (1), pancreatitis (1), and ulcerative colitis (1).