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abscess coming back on neck!, swelling of both feet,ankles,legs.

Abscess on back of neck & both feet an ankls & legs swell up! Do I need my blood checked
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351246 tn?1379685732
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Hi!

Yes, since along with abscess on the neck, you have ankle and leg swelling, you must get blood tests done to rule out infection in blood (by culture, WBC count, platelet count, and hemoglobin).

Also, you must get kidney and liver function tests done. Please consult your doctor immediately. Take care!
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