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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Identify and Treat: An abscess in the mandible may be due to a number of possible causes. In order to treat it, one has to identify the cause. An evaluation by your den ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Every abcess have to: Be drained and treat with antibiotic.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Drainage and meds: Usually we drain the abscess with with a needle or incise it with a blade under local anesthesia. Then we treat with antibiotics and sometimes steroid ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Giddings
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Usually drainage: Early abscess may respond to antibiotics and steroids but usually require drainage.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
45 years experience Dentistry
abcess: If it is a periodontal abcess....You should have gone to the periodontist yesterday.....Any abcess in the mouth must be seen right away.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Always!: A dental access that has spread to the cheek is an indication of a severe infection and requires immediate attention. If you can not get to an oral su ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Antibiotic choices: When treating an abscess -one has to consider 'what' germs might be there, then make the appropriate selection for therapy. Sometimes it's more than j ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Packing: Wounds like this are typically treated with packing and healing by secondary intent. Oral antibiotics are often used but the wound must not be closed ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
See doctor NOW: See you doctor or an er immediately. It may need to be drained surgically and you may need antibiotics. Don't fool around with a potentially dangerous ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Abcess have to be: Drianed and treated with the proper antibiotic.
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