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Numbness in legs after pre sacral abscess 6 years ago. Bladder disfunction. Could abscess cause spine damage. Do have sore lower back too.
Why would my dr. Give me duloxetine for neck and lower back pain i was getting oxycodone and lyrica (pregabalin) but stopped seeing dr. After i got a abscess in my neck from shots he was giving me
Cymbalta (duloxetine): Duloxetine is a good medicine for pain, anxiety, depression and nerve style pain. Just because your were on oxycodone doesn't mean you need to be back on it. Lyrica (pregabalin) on the other hand might be needed and you might want to ask your doctor about restarting that. If you need opiate pain medicines and your doctor will not rx it, you should seek a pain management referral. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Just finished surgery for perianal abscess. Now has lower back pain and tender abdomen. Are these inflammation related to abscess?
My boyfriend was hospitalized in March for a peri rectal abscess and had a WBC count +21000. Now is has been having severe lower back pain that sometimes radiates down his left leg. Could these be related? He had an xray that didn't show anything and he's
I've had upper and lower back pain for a week, weakness in legs, numbness in arm + abscess on back and dizzy when I sit up, should I see my GP again??
Swelling on my lower back its bigger then a softball seen 4 doctors and they have done xrays and checked for limpoma and a abcess.In chronic pain plz?
I have swelling on my lower back near my spinal cord right next to my butt crack its hurting really bad.Its not an limpoma or abcess no 1 will help me?
I have a greenish yellowish discharge!! I also have a boil in my lower back in a repeat site as well as getting over a sinus infection! Help?.
Infection: 1)assuming discharge is from the genital then it can be from an STD such as trichomona, specially it is a foul smelling discharge 2) recurrent boils can be from staphylococcus aureus specially if is resistant to methicillin ( MRSA) or colonized with MRSA 3) there are people who have a defect in producing immunoglobulin to fight infections thus reccurrent infections . See a doc for evaluation ...Read more
Let me explain: An abscess (latin: abscessus) is a collection of pus (dead neutrophils) that has accumulated in a cavity formed by the tissue in which the pus resides due to an infectious process (usually caused by bacteria or parasites) or other foreign materials (e.g., splinters, bullet wounds, or injecting needles). It is a defensive reaction of the tissue to prevent the spread of infectious materials to other. ...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
Possibly a: Tear can occur in the lining of the intestine near the anal opening. Could be from injury or straining with constipation. Can rarely be associated with crohn's disease. Infection builds up inside and works itself toward the outside causing painful red swelling externally, outside the anal opening. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers