abscess

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

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To our knowledge, our case is the first of an auto amputation of the appendix secondary to a chronic abscess involving an endometrioma, right fallopian tube, and ovary.
We encountered 15 patients with cervical soft-tissue tuberculosis out of 52 patients who had cervical lymph node enlargement or chronic abscess.
Harris, "Laparoscopic management of chronic abscess due to spilled gallstones," Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, vol.
Chronic abscess in Asian elephant was successfully managed by therapeutic approach using triple sulpha by Senthilkumar et al.
All patients showed intralesional thick fluid that was grayish white in 16 cases, while it was yellowish with foul odour in one case denoting chronic abscess. Preserving the cyst intact during excision was not feasible in all cases where small defects developed during dissection; however, walls were traced and the cysts were completely excised.
She developed a vaginal-peritoneal fistula and a chronic abscess with pain; additional operations were required.
An account of some cases of chronic abscess of the tibia.
Others suggest that it may originate from chronic abscess or keratinous cysts of breast12,13.
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