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abscess is a collection of pus (dead neutrophils) that has accumulated in a cavity formed by the tissue in which the pus resides due ...
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Abscess and Phlegmon

40% of the posts that mention Phlegmon also mention Abscess (46 posts)
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scan revealed that my phlegmon, obstruction and abscess are...
" ...sixteen and I was diagnosed with Crohn's this past month, in ...problems before). I have been on zosyn and TPN for 3 ...MRE scan revealed that my phlegmon, obstruction and abscess are resolved! SO thankful... "

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Lizann, I believe that would be phlegmon. Margaret 09/12...
" Lizann, I believe that would be phlegmon. Margaret 09/12/01 04:41PM ...muscle, but there was no abscess. I just cannot think at... "

have from previous fistulae, abscesses and phlegmon. Ri...
" ...a stricture that I have from previous fistulae, abscesses and phlegmon. Right now, my doctors have ...experience! also, if given the choice would you do Remicade/Humira over this resection procedure?... "

tissue. My take on it would be he must have inflammation i...
" ...answered your other post re: phlegmon. An abscess is a defined ...of pus whereas a phlegmon is a diffuse (no boundaries) inflammation of tissue. My take on it would be he must have inflammation in the... "

spiking so not a serious infection like an abscess or phl...
" ...gets worse a course of CIPRO/FLAGYL usually cleasr it up. Temp ...and not spiking so not a serious infection like an abscess or phlegmo... "

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and a phlegmon are pretty much the same thing. Neither...
" an abscess and a phlegmon are pretty much the same thing. Neither are very likely if youbactually arent... "

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mass ccan be an abscess or phlegmon secondary to a ruptured...
" ...the mass ccan be an abscess or phlegmon secondary to a ruptured appendix.... "

e difference between a phlegmon and an abscess is an ab...
" ...think the difference between a phlegmon and an abscess is an abcess is a defined pocket of pus whereas a phlegmon is diffuse, that is it has no boundaries and... "

small abscess/phlegmon and large area of cellulitis?...
" How common is it to have a relatively small abscess/phlegmon and large area of cellulitis? Does that point you toward a particular bug? I had a pt with definite R thigh... "

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Diagnosis is Phlegmon or Abscess which may compress...
" ...the other possible Diagnosis is Phlegmon or Abscess which may compress airway structure, ...drainage of a retropharyngeal space abscess and do not recover as... "

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