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An abscess (Latin: abscessus) is a collection of pus (dead neutrophils) that has accumulated in a cavity formed by the tissue on the basis of an infectious process (usually caused by bacteria or parasites) or other foreign materials (e.g. splinters, bullet wounds, or injecting needles).

 

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Exosome Therapy can Repair Sun, Age-damaged Skin
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Handheld Device Aids Skin Cancer Diagnosis
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