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Can abscess drainage create a risk to my kids?

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Dr. John Leander Po
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Playing with pus?

Certainly, if the abscess is draining pus, then it can be quite risky.
For example, abscess drainage from a MRSA wound infection can cause the spread of the bacteria. Anyhow, why on earth are your kids playing with abscess drainage anyhow?

In brief: Playing with pus?

Certainly, if the abscess is draining pus, then it can be quite risky.
For example, abscess drainage from a MRSA wound infection can cause the spread of the bacteria. Anyhow, why on earth are your kids playing with abscess drainage anyhow?
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