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subcutaneous

Med situated, used, or introduced beneath the skin
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A computed tomography showing the subcutaneous abscess located in lower abdomen and a foreign body in the sigmoid colon (arrow).
Plastic surgeons, speech therapists, and otolaryngologists from Japan provide information on etiology and gene mutation; diagnosis, including imaging, audiometry, development of the auricle and external auditory canal and rib cartilage, bone-conduction auditory brainstem response and steady-state response, anomalies of the auditory ossicles, otitis media and subcutaneous abscess, and deciding on the position, timing, and method of surgery; surgical procedures, with illustrations and photos; intraoperative and postoperative complications like infection, necrosis, and facial nerve palsy; outcomes; management of postoperative wounds; hair removal; long-term hearing results; and psychological changes in patients.
It represents a case of disseminated blastomycosis with mastoiditis, and epidural and posterior auricular subcutaneous abscess as the presenting sign.
5) Cervical lymphadenitis, pneumonia, subcutaneous abscess, and sepsis are the most common infections and complications.
4] The following is a case report of a large, deep, subcutaneous abscess caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae.