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Dallas, GA
A 33-year-old female asked:

After having abscess on lower abdominal drain and pack more then once. why did i have a extremely painful filling inside when packing got tug on?

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Deep infection: packing is medicated gauze pushed deeply into an affected area. It can be painful- but ultimately leads to healing.
Last updated Jul 13, 2014


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