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Can an abscess be on another body part aside from the skin?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Internal abscess

Inside the body. An abscess sometimes forms inside the body within an organ or in a space between organs.
Various symptoms may occur, depending on the site of the abscess. An ultrasound scan, or other types of scan, can confirm a suspected abscess.

In brief: Internal abscess

Inside the body. An abscess sometimes forms inside the body within an organ or in a space between organs.
Various symptoms may occur, depending on the site of the abscess. An ultrasound scan, or other types of scan, can confirm a suspected abscess.
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