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I have an abcess in the center outside of my throat. What caused it?

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Dr. Mark Venincasa
Dentistry - Cosmetic

In brief: It's hard to say...

Please consider seeing an ENT or dentist who can evaluate this.
You may also see your personal physician. I would not sit on this; please have it evaluated soon.

In brief: It's hard to say...

Please consider seeing an ENT or dentist who can evaluate this.
You may also see your personal physician. I would not sit on this; please have it evaluated soon.
Dr. Mark Venincasa
Dr. Mark Venincasa
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Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Throat abscess

An abscess is usually caused by a bacterial infection that leads to pus that accumulates in a closed space.
I am not clear as to the the exact location you described in your question. Was the diagnosis of abscess made by a medical provider? Has treatment for the cause of the abscess been prescribed?

In brief: Throat abscess

An abscess is usually caused by a bacterial infection that leads to pus that accumulates in a closed space.
I am not clear as to the the exact location you described in your question. Was the diagnosis of abscess made by a medical provider? Has treatment for the cause of the abscess been prescribed?
Dr. Anifat Balogun
Dr. Anifat Balogun
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