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Old 10-08-2012, 07:25 PM   #1
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How is an abscess on a kidney treated?

My doctor thinks I have an abscess on one of my kidneys. I'm to have an ultrasound this week. What happens if it is an abscess? How is it treated? Will I need open surgery? I'm scared to death.

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