Synonyms for abscess

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It was only an indisposition, pure and simple,—an abscess in the armpit; that was all.

But the abscess of the lungs is not like an abscess which follows an injury.

It had festered like an abscess and the abscess had burst, splashing every one.

At the end of that time an abscess of the lungs was relieved and my cough was cured.

Mucus and pus (matter such as comes from an abscess) may also be discharged.

She laughed with her whole body and soul, and burst the abscess, and was well.

When it is invaded by inflammation, abscess and fistula may occur.

Softening and abscess of the brain are terminations of cerebritis.

This is imperative if the abscess is in the region of joints, etc.

When open, we must not squeeze the walls of the abscess to any extent.

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