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perforating abscess (redirected from hypostatic abscess)
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an abscess that breaks down tissue barriers to enter adjacent areas.
perforating abscess An abscess in which hydrolytic enzymes–presumably from PMNs–continue to digest tissue on the surface, causing locoregional necrosis
per·fo·rat·ing ab·scess (pĕr'fŏr-āt-ing ab'ses)