"Abscess" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Accumulation of purulent material in tissues, organs, or circumscribed spaces, usually associated with signs of infection.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Abscess".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Abscess".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Abscess" by people in Profiles.
Calcified Umbilical Nodule with Abdominal Pain. Am J Med. 2021 04; 134(4):474-476.
Impact of Decolonization Protocols and Recurrence in Pediatric MRSA Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections. J Surg Res. 2019 10; 242:70-77.
Ultrasound of Soft Tissue Masses and Fluid Collections. Radiol Clin North Am. 2019 May; 57(3):657-669.
An Acute Nocardia Infection in a Pediatric Hand. J Hand Surg Am. 2019 Apr; 44(4):343.e1-343.e3.
High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Heating Improves Perfusion and Antimicrobial Efficacy in Mouse Staphylococcus Abscess. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2018 04; 44(4):909-914.
Aspiration for acute pilonidal abscess-a cohort study. J Surg Res. 2018 03; 223:123-127.
Mycobacterium chelonae Scleral Abscess After Intravitreal Ranibizumab Injection. Cornea. 2016 Aug; 35(8):1136-7.
Renal abscess yields elusive hypermucoviscous phenotype of, uropathogenic Escherichia coli: a case report. J Okla State Med Assoc. 2013 Nov; 106(11):435-8.
Blood cultures in the evaluation of uncomplicated skin and soft tissue infections. Pediatrics. 2013 Sep; 132(3):454-9.
Cerebral melioidosis for the first time in the western hemisphere. J Neurosurg. 2013 Dec; 119(6):1591-5.