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Everything You Need to Understand About Perianal Abscess

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An abscess is a part of body tissue which is now swollen leading to pus.

Around 280,000 people are affected by abscess in the United Kingdom alone [1]

The pus formed by an abscess is a mixture of:
● Bacteria
● White blood cells
● Dead tissue.

It can happen on as well as under the skin. Induration buttock is a part of the abscess which results in a boil formation on your buttock. It can happen to anyone as these are caused by the bacteria.

Symptoms:

1. Reddening of the skin
2. It could be felt just by touching the affected area
3. Aching buttock
4. Pain while sitting
5. Constipation
6. Fever and chills

Treatment

Self-care: In the early stages of abscess an individual can apply warm compression multiple times a day for at least 10-15 minutes. Also squeezing or pressing should be avoided.

Medications: Antibiotics may be prescribed by the doctor.
Surgery may be required depending on the condition of the health concern.

Specialists:
Consult a doctor if the symptoms are evident and the condition worsens. At mfine, we provide accurate diagnosis and comprehensive treatment plans for all health concerns under a team of qualified doctors.

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Dr. Shrihari Dhorepatil

Dr. Shrihari Dhorepatil

MS - General Surgery

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Dr. Nandakishore Dukkipati

Dr. Nandakishore Dukkipati

MMS,MD (Gen. Surgery),FASMBS,FIBC

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23+ years exp

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Dr. M Vamsi Krishna

Dr. M Vamsi Krishna

MS - General Surgery,FIAGES (Fellow of Indian Association of Gastro and Endo Sur...

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20+ years exp

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Dr. Rehan Sabir Momin

Dr. Rehan Sabir Momin

MBBS, MS(General Surgery), FIAGES, FAIS, FICS

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Dr. Vinoth Kumar

Dr. Vinoth Kumar

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MRCS (UK), DNB - General Surgery, MCh - Plastic Surg...

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18+ years exp

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Dr. Srujan Kumar Bellapu

Dr. Srujan Kumar Bellapu

MS- General Surgery

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15+ years exp

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