Abscess emedicine

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Avatar m tn Over that same month, I've had a tooth abscess which I found to be possibly due to a weakened immune system. I was given some antibiotics and shortly got thrush. I looked it up and found that thrush could've been caused by the antibiotic, but of course I first read that it was also possible that this was also one of the symptoms during initial exposure to HIV (including link below). http://emedicine.medscape.
Avatar n tn http://www.aafp.org/afp/20020101/93.pdf You are in the right age range. If you truly have this condition, tonsillectomy (the sooner the better) is recommended by this author. Group A beta strep and/or Fusobacterium can be the culprit. If your insurance allowed, call an ENT tomorrow! Don't mess around with this throat any longer.
Avatar n tn IIt may be what I presume to be a abscess which can be further researched on the WebMd and emedicine health websites. Use Hot towels four times a day, do not press or puncture the abscess. Seek a doctor for removal or preventative antibiotics.
Avatar n tn i suffer from painful abscess in the groin area. they are so bad that i cannot sit down,lie down or barely walk. i had one removed when i was 19, it was under my clitiros and the size of an orange. it was excruciationally painful and i had it surgically removed. dr said it was the largest and first she had ever seen in that area. since then i get them regularly around diff areas. at the moment i have one on my outer labia, and also one on the fold of your leg/thigh.
Avatar f tn You might look up the symptoms on a website like www.vitamindcouncil.com AND eMedicine, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/767260-overview. You will see a lot of cardiovascular effects listed! Most informed docs, internal medicine, pediatrician, endocrinology, rheumatology, (for women, gynecologist), all know that to treat a severe Vit D deficiency -- the gold standard treatment is 50,000 iu/week, not 2,000 iu/day. But other chemistry must be taken into consideration.
Avatar n tn The following is from an emedicine article. It is very technical, but it demonstrates that there are many different possibilities for the problems you are having: "Patients with umbilical disorders present with drainage, a mass, or both. Most umbilical disorders result from failure of normal embryologic or physiologic processes.