Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Abscess Fingertip Outlook

What to expect with a felon:

  • Felons respond well to early treatment.
  • Complications are rare.

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Last Updated: Apr 22, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Abscess Fingertip References
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  2. Roberge RJ, Weinstein D, Thimons MM. Perionychial infections associated with sculptured nails. Am J Emerg Med. 1999 Oct;17(6):581-2. [10530539]
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