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"Abscess" in Diseases: Diverticulosis

  1. photo Síntomas, causas y tratamiento de la DiverticulititisSíntomas, causas y tratamiento de la DiverticulititisTreatment
    se perforan, puede dar lugar a complicaciones como peritonitis, una fístula, la formación de un absceso o una infección generalizada del organismo, pudiendo ser necesario la realización de una cirugíaRead more
  2. Diverticulitis aguda: qué es, síntomas y tratamientoTreatment
    por medio de una colonoscopia. En sangrados muy intensos, pueden ser necesarios procedimientos más complejos como angiografia o incluso, cirugía.  2. Absceso El absceso es una acumulación de líquido purulentoRead 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