Abscess Figure 5a

Figure 5a: Small groin abscess

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small groin abscess

Photo 1:  Shows presence of small abscess located in the area of the groin.

cleaning of abscess

Step 1:

Cleaning of abscess

Applying antibiotic ointment

Step 2:

Application of an antibiotic ointment may be suitable if the abscess is quite small. When in doubt about the use of antibiotics or ointments always check with the vet.

Photos courtesy of Bellaratta’s Nest Rattery

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