Abscess Management Precautions and Suggestions. Joe Lewis, M.D. Precautions. Where to cut with care: In general cut with care: Face, Belly, Neck, Near joint lines, near nerves or blood vessels. . Special Tips.
Joe Lewis, M.D.
Be very careful to stay superficial.
- Remember the goal of each repack is to pack with about half or less.
-Remember the repack just needs to keep the hole open, not the whole cavity.
- Remember the ultimate goal is for the abscess cavity to close.
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