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What causes resurrect abscess in body?

Hi, I had an abcsess 4 years ago on my bottom which i got drained, then 2 years later it returned back in the same place which again I got drained. Then just afew months ago, it returned again but when i went to the hospital they gave my antibiotics for it but now its returned again. What shall i do? Thanks.
Mon, 16 Nov 2015
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I really appreciate your concern, recurrent forming of abscess indicates that the condition was not treated properly, abscess pockets needs to be opened completely, under lying all the dead tissue to be excised, proper antibiotic is must and for that pus need to be sent for culture sensitivity test, hope this information helps, take care and have a nice day.
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