Medical Definition of Abdominal abscess

1. A localised pus-forming (suppurative) bacterial infection that occurs within the abdominal cavity as the result of a perforated viscus or post operative complication. Treatment requires either percutaneous or open surgical drainage. (27 Sep 1997)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Abdominal Abscess

abdications
abdicative
abdicator
abdicators
abditive
abditories
abditory
abdomens
abdomin-
abdomina
abdominal
abdominal-thrust maneuver
abdominal-thrust maneuvers
abdominal abscess (current term)
abdominal actinomycosis
abdominal adhesions
abdominal angina
abdominal aorta
abdominal aortic aneurysm
abdominal aortic plexus
abdominal apoplexy
abdominal ballottement
abdominal breathing
abdominal cavities
abdominal cavity

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