Intra-abdominal abscess

Alternative names
Abscess - intra-abdominal

Definition
Intra-abdominal abscesses - either single or multiple - are infected pockets of fluid (collections of pus) that occur within the abdominal cavity.

see Abscess - intra-abdominal.

Johns Hopkins patient information

Last revised: December 3, 2012
by Gevorg A. Poghosian, Ph.D.

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