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"Abscess" in Diseases: Appendicitis

  1. photo Qué es la apendicitis y cuáles son sus síntomasQué es la apendicitis y cuáles son sus síntomasTreatment
    llamada peritonitis o formar abscesos en el abdomen. ¿Tener apendicitis en el embarazo es peligroso? Es peligroso tener apendicitis durante el embarazo porque el apéndice puede romperse liberando bacteriasRead more
  2. photo ¿qué es la tomografia computarizada y para qué sirve?¿qué es la tomografia computarizada y para qué sirve?Treatment
    para el estudio de traumas, infecciones, en caso de hemorragia, hidrocefalia o presencia de aneurismas; Tomografía de abdomen y de pelvis: Solicitada para evaluar la evolución de tumores y abscesos, ademásRead more

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An abscess (Latin: abscessus) is pus that has built up within the tissue of the body. Signs and symptoms of abscesses include: redness, pain, warmth, and swelling. This swelling feels like it is filled with fluid if it is pressed. The area of redness is often bigger than the area of swelling. Carbuncles are an abscess in the hair follicles.An abscess is usually caused by a bacterial infection....More

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Polemonium reptans

Medicinal Plant

Polemonium reptans is a flowering plant in the genus Polemonium, native to eastern North America. Common names include abscess root, creeping Jacob's ladder, spreading Jacob's ladder, false Jacob's ladder, american Greek valerian, blue bells, stairway to heaven, and sweatroot.It is a perennial herbaceous plant growing to 50 cm tall, with pinnate leaves up to 20 cm long with 5–13 leaflets. The...More