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should i go to a dr or hospital to have a perianal abscess removed?

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Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Colorectal surgeon: If you can get an appointment soon then a colorectal surgeon,otherwise to ER.However, if is a perirectal abscess will likely take you to the OR to drain.

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