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Abscess

Collection of pus under pressure and can be single or multi loculated - burst through pyogenic membrane

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Empysema

Pus in other places - hollow, delocalised area

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Pyaemia

Discharge of Pus in the blood

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Organisation

Granulation tissue - heal and repair
Fibrosis = scar formation

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4 things needed for repair

Angiogenesis, collagen + fibroblast and macrophage

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Bacteraemia

Bacteria in the blood

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Septicaemia

Growth of bacteria in the blood

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Toxeamia

Toxin production in the blood