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Acute Alveolar Abscess
Abscess is a condition in which a person has an infection in a part of his body, and the infection is being surrounded and fought off by his white blood cells, causing a lump of purulent whitish thick material (pus) where the infection is. Abscesses can be very small like an acne pustule, or they can be ...Read more
Is there anything i can do about acute pulpitis vs. Acute apical periodontitis vs. Acute apical abscess?
See a dentist ASAP: Regardless of the type of dental infection, it won't go away without treatment and the infection may spread to your jaw, cheeks, sinus and to other areas of your head and neck. A dental abscess is a collection of pus that forms in your teeth or gums as a result of a bacterial infection. Dentist will treat a tooth abscess by draining it and getting rid of the infection. See a dentist ASAP. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Diagnosed with "Acute Liver Abscess"
And under treatment. . I am feeling too much weakness. . What should do for get rid from weakness. .
See answer: The weakness is likely a result of the infection or the medication being used to treat the condition. If it is an Amebic liver abscess, and you are taking Tinidazole, this medication can cause weakness. Best to consult with the physicians treating you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
AST/ALT normal 2 weeks ago. 4 grams Tylenol (acetaminophen)/day for pain from abscess I&D. New test elevated levels AST - 50: ALT 163. Tylenol (acetaminophen) cause? acute only?
Had acute appendicitis w abscess, eventually surgery to remove appendix. Felt good, but 4 months after surgery have swollen pelvis/abdomen & achy why?
QPart1 > Seeking answers RE lifetime 1st AGGRESSIVELY ACUTE dental flareup of 2+ molars (no prior pockets to 3&9+mm pockets/abscesses, opposite molars/sides of mouth) following replacement of multiple composite fillings. Prior Perfect health no meds.
Complex answer: You have presented a complex question that really needs a comprehensive evaluation and review of prior dental records. It is unusual for restorations to cause that kind of pocketing but it is something that obviously needs evaluation and treatment. If you have concerns about the care you received then a 2nd opinion is indicated to confirm the findings or to find someone you can have confidence. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Feel a sensation in my throat. I have an abscess tooth being treated by augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) Could this be my anxiety getting the best of me or a actual problem?
Antibiotic: What's the sensation? May be anxiety, may be allergic reaction to the Penicillin. Talk to the prescribing practitioner or go to ER. Note that antibiotics don't cure infected teeth, just limit the spread of infection until you can have root canal treatment or extraction accomplished. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi,I had my laparoscopic appendicectomy after acute appendicitis with pelvic absces, today i have a frequent urination, is it normal? please
Recurrent Abscess?: Abscesses can redevelop if inadequately drained during the initial procedure. If an abscess develops adjacent to the bladder, patients will frequently complain of dysuria (pain with urination), frequency or urgency with urination. Follow up with your surgeon. They may want to obtain a repeat CT scan ...Read more
Open & drain Vs med: Occasionally these respond to a warm compress with spontaneous drainage & oral meds can assist the process but many recur. Those that are large or located near the anal outlet often require incision and drainage. Some can be done in an office & some may require day surgery. ...Read more