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Dental abscess, rabbit
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Dental abscess, rabbit

    A typical example of an extra-oral dental abscess in a rabbit. These abscesses need to be treated like a tumor, ie, complete surgical removal is ideal, because a fibrous capsule is often put down around the abscess, which makes systemic antibiotic therapy less effective than usual.

Courtesy of Dr. Joerg Mayer.