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Groin infection treatment? Lanced-- large quantity of pus removed. Cause? Spider bite?
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Dr. Robert Dorsey
Wound care
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In brief: Possible
but not probable.

In brief: Possible
but not probable.
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Unlikely
Spider bites are quite rare.
The possible cause is an infected ingrown hair with secondary infection. The doctor (hopefully) who lanced this may have cultured it. Possibly due to staph, and usually drainage may resolve it entirely.

In brief: Unlikely
Spider bites are quite rare.
The possible cause is an infected ingrown hair with secondary infection. The doctor (hopefully) who lanced this may have cultured it. Possibly due to staph, and usually drainage may resolve it entirely.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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