Abscess

An abscess is a lump that is filled with pus. It differs from a cyst, which is full of fluid. An abscess usually results from infection. Almost any area can have an abscess, but some examples include: breast abscess (from ... More »

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Is it an abscess? Skin abscess? Or a cyst? Tumor? Any type of lump that appears to be an abscess ... More Similar Symptoms »

Types

There are many types of abscess, depending on the location of infection. Some types where the abscess is somewhat externally ... More Types »

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