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gum abscess

An abscess is a pocket of pus that can form in any part of the body as a defense reaction to bacterial infection, injury, wound or the presence of foreign bodies such as splinters. Abscesses can occur in the lungs, kidneys, tonsils, brain, etc. Skin abscesses, referred to as boils, most commonly occur on the hands, legs, fingers, toes, underarms, and in the groin/rectum area.