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How do I know if I have a perianal abscess?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Anal

Swelling, pain, fever and purulent drainage nindicates an abscess.
But a swollen hemorrhoid can do the same without purulent drainage. See your doctor or a colon and rectal specialist to make the diagnosis and offer proper treatment.

In brief: Anal

Swelling, pain, fever and purulent drainage nindicates an abscess.
But a swollen hemorrhoid can do the same without purulent drainage. See your doctor or a colon and rectal specialist to make the diagnosis and offer proper treatment.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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