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Inguinal abscess

My daughter has an inguinal abscess on left side of her genital area. We tried with antibiotics for around 4 days and the width of the bump reduced and now no fever as well. However now to clear it off completely doctor is suggesting to drain it with a minor surgery. Wanted a second opinion to understand if surgery is inevitable or can be treated by some other ways.
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Dr. Chandrashekar C
14 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | Pediatrician

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He is correct. Go ahead and drain it.
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Dr. Pranav Gupta
12 yrs. of exp | Delhi | Pediatrician
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If I were you, I would have faith in my surgeon.
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