Medical Definition of Areolar gland abscess

1. An abscess or growth on the areolar gland (located beneath the areola) in the breast. most often perceived as a tender, painful lump that may drain pus. Incision and drainage is often required. The early application of warm wet compresses and antibiotics can be helpful in avoiding large abscess formation. (27 Sep 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Areolar Gland Abscess

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areocentric
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areola
areola mammae
areola of nipple
areola papillaris
areola umbilicus
areolae
areolar
areolar choroiditis
areolar choroidopathy
areolar gland abscess (current term)
areolar glands
areolar tissue
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