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I am going to have surgical abscess drainage. What kind of pain and recovery?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
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In brief: ABSCESS DRAINAGE

Surgical abscess drainage is a minor surgical procedure depending on the location of the abscess.
Incision and drainage ( i&d) is usually done by surgeon with or without anesthesia and pain is nil and recovery rapid with antibiotic intake for the infection.

In brief: ABSCESS DRAINAGE

Surgical abscess drainage is a minor surgical procedure depending on the location of the abscess.
Incision and drainage ( i&d) is usually done by surgeon with or without anesthesia and pain is nil and recovery rapid with antibiotic intake for the infection.
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