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

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6 Fibroadenoma is found to be the most common benign breast disease followed by fibrocystic disease followed by breast abscess and mastalgia.
Potential risks include infections (or even breast abscess formation), nerve damage, bleeding, hematoma (a blood-filled cyst), allergic reactions, nipple cysts, and keloid scarring (raised, red scarring).
Moreover, women with breast abscess, breast engorgement, breast filling, blocked duct and galactocelle were excluded because such conditions can mimic clinical features of mastitis.
6,7 Breast abscess is a painful condition which can prohibit breast feeding.
Mycobacterium fortuitum and anaerobic breast abscess following nipple piercing: case presentation and review of the literature.
The aerobic and anaerobic microbiology of neonatal breast abscess.
Azarkar et al (2) reported a patient presenting with a breast abscess.
Lynda, who is taking part in the 5k run too, said: "It turned out to be a breast abscess, not cancer, but if they hadn't operated on me quickly I could have died.
5 BT is a rare form of tuberculosis even in tuberculosis endemic countries like Iran and its identity is often mistaken with breast cancer and pyogenic breast abscess.
Apart from drainage of a breast abscess 2 years ago, she had no medical history of note.
Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the breast presenting as a breast abscess.
It is important to remember that non-cyclical mastalgia may be caused by localised breast pathology such as large cysts in fibrocystic disease, periductal mastitis, engorgement during lactation or a breast abscess.
Breast abscess with thick pus that has sour odor, like rotten cheese.
Recurrent breast abscess caused by Gordonia bronchialis in an immunocompetent patient.
16) from a breast abscess in a woman was sensitive to amoxicillin, cefotaxime, rifampin, erythromycin, pristinamycin, linezolid, and vancomycin, but was resistant to fosfomycin.