Shirt-stud abscess

shirt-stud abscess --> collar-button abscess

An abscess consisting of two cavities connected by a narrow isthmus, usually formed by rupture of an abscesses through a fascial layer in the hand or foot.

Synonym: shirt-stud abscess.

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