What is Incision and Drainage?

Category: Procedures


Incision and drainage is a minor surgical procedure used to relieve pus or pressure built up. It is usually done to clean out an area that is infected.

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Moderate 1
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Incision and Drainage

Side effect Patients
Blurry vision 1
Pain 1
Swelling of eyelids 1
Adherence Evaluations
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Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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