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Antibiotics are given to the reptile for treatment. After the infection has cleared, the veterinarian may apply antibiotics locally (usually through injections) to treat the abscess.
Surgery is not always an option for abscesses, and should only be done under the advisement of a professional.
Found underneath the dermis
A condition of the blood in which micro-organisms or harmful toxins are present in the system
A product made of fluid, cell waste, and cells
A localized infection, usually a lesion filled with pus. Can be large or small in size.