abscesses meaning

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  • [Medicine]
    Accumulation of purulent material in tissues,organs,or circumscribed spaces,usually associated with signs of infection.


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  1. ethmoid sinusitis is frequently complicated in children by orbital cellulitis and abscess.
  2. other causes of unconsciousness predisposing to aspiration lung abscess are convulsive seizures.
  3. administration of appropriate antibiotics are necessary to prevent secondary abscess formation.
  4. lung abscess is a suppurative infection of the lung resulting in destruction of lung parenchyma.
  5. unfortunately, this adjuvant cannot be used in humans because it causes abscesses and other ill effects.

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