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I have an abscess the left side of my vagina (where underwear sits) i seen dr & got antibiotics it is just growing larger I am also 21 weeks pregnant ?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Need I&D

If you have an abscess antibiotic treatment alone will not cure it.
If it's getting larger you need to have it incised and drained for cure.

In brief: Need I&D

If you have an abscess antibiotic treatment alone will not cure it.
If it's getting larger you need to have it incised and drained for cure.
Dr. Michael Ein
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