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Aspiration of breast abscesses
  1. S Thirumalaikumar, Clinical Fellow,
  2. S Kommu, Senior House Officer
  1. Department of Emergency Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK;

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    Report by S Thirumalaikumar, Clinical FellowChecked by S Kommu, Senior House Officer


    A short cut review was carried out to establish whether needle aspiration was an alternative to incision and drainage in the management of breast abscess. Altogether 63 papers were found using the reported search, of which six presented the best evidence to answer the clinical question. The author, date …

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