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What is the difference between abscess and pustule and furuncle?
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
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In brief: Abscess
Abscess- infection of subcutaneous tissue or organ>1cm pusutle is a tiny abscess.
A furuncle is an infection of hair follicle, can become an abscess if untreated.

In brief: Abscess
Abscess- infection of subcutaneous tissue or organ>1cm pusutle is a tiny abscess.
A furuncle is an infection of hair follicle, can become an abscess if untreated.
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