Which procedures are performed in the workup of chancroid?

Updated: Aug 05, 2019
  • Author: Joseph Adrian L Buensalido, MD; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Needle aspiration and/or incision and drainage are recommended for buboes that are fluctuant and tender. As with other abscesses, incision and drainage may be a superior technique for preventing abscess recurrence.


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