Intra-abdominal Abscess is a topic covered in the Johns Hopkins ABX Guide.

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  • If source of abscess identified, location (e.g., site of perforation - stomach, duodenum, jejunum, ileum, appendix or colon) defines likely flora.
  • Health-care associated flora more likely when infections are complications of prior intraabdominal operations or procedures.

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Last updated: September 3, 2017


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TY - ELEC T1 - Intra-abdominal Abscess ID - 540291 A1 - Carpenter,Christopher,M.D. AU - Gilpin,Nick,D.O. Y1 - 2017/09/03/ PB - Johns Hopkins ABX Guide UR - ER -