Care for perianal abscess

  1. Hi all!

    Just came out hospital after having my abscess drained. Any tips on after-care for my wound? Thanks in advance!
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  3. by   mom4josh
    Follow the instructions the hospital gave you (or should have given you) when you were discharged.
  4. by   Hospice Nurse LPN
    What do your d/c instructions say to do? Did they get home health for you? to the site!
  5. by   traumaRUs
    Hi there and welcome. I'm sorry but we can't provide medical advice. Please contact your provider for questions. Thanks.
  6. by   NRSKarenRN
    perirectal and perianal abscesses are commonly encountered ed problems. timely and appropriate treatment is necessary to. - 99k -

    emedicine - perianal abscess : article by andre hebra, md
    perianal abscess - perianal abscess represents an infection of the soft tissues surrounding the anal canal, with formation of a discrete abscess cavity. - 84k -