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abscess

[ab-ses] a collection of pus in tissues, organs, or other parts of the body.

Mastitis

... In some cases, a breast abscess (a collection of pus) may form. Abscesses
are treated by draining the pus, either by surgery or by using a needle ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/womenshealth/non-cancerousbreastconditions/non-cancerous-breast-conditions-mastitis-or-infection

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

... to treat more than a dozen health problems such as decompression sickness,
carbon monoxide poisoning, gangrene, brain abscess, and injuries in ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/manualhealingandphysicaltouch/hyperbaric-oxygen-therapy

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

... to treat more than a dozen health problems such as decompression sickness,
carbon monoxide poisoning, gangrene, brain abscess, and injuries in ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/hyperbaric-oxygen-therapy?sitearea=eto

Cancer Glossary

... and chemicals. abscess Search [ab-ses]. a collection of pus in tissues,
organs, or other parts of the body. actinic keratosis ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=a

Strychnos Nux-vomica

... vomica is used in Chinese herbal medicine to unblock channels and
obstructions, reduce swelling, alleviate pain, and to treat abscesses and yin ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002514-pdf.pdf

References

... Scott BG, Silberfein EJ, Pham HQ, et al. Rate of malignancies in breast
abscesses and argument for ultrasound drainage. Am J Surg. ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/womenshealth/non-cancerousbreastconditions/non-cancerous-breast-conditions-ref

Leukemia--Chronic Myeloid (Myelogenous)

... In some cases, a CT can be used to guide a biopsy needle precisely
into a suspected abnormality, such as an abscess. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003112-pdf.pdf

Leukemia–Acute Myeloid (Myelogenous)

... In some cases, a CT can be used to guide a biopsy needle precisely
into a suspected abnormality, such as an abscess. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003110-pdf.pdf

Leukemia – Acute Lymphocytic (Adults)

... In some cases, a CT can be used to guide a biopsy needle precisely
into a suspected abnormality, such as an abscess. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003109-pdf.pdf

Types of colostomies

... It can cause abscesses, scarring with stricture (abnormal narrowing),
or rupture of the colon and infection in severe cases. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/ostomies/colostomyguide/colostomy-types-of-colostomies