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Correlation between abscess healing and bowel movements?

How does your BM's affect your abscess drainage?

  • My abscess is always draining and I suffer from diarrhea

    Votes: 1 50.0%
  • My abscess is always draining and I have solid bowel movements

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • I have solid bowel movements and my abscess does NOT drain a lot

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • I don't think my bowel movements affect my abscess

    Votes: 1 50.0%

  • Total voters


I've always been interested to see if there was a relation between abscess pain/drainage and the type of BM we have (diarrhea vs. hard) so I thought I'd make a poll and get all of your insight as well. I noticed myself that once my diarrhea went away and my bathrooms visits got less frequent and more solid, my abscess started to really heal as well.
I am with you. The worse the d is the more painful and horrid the pain and drainage.
It will just burn its way through. When there is no d the drainage eases off and so does the pain.
I've put I don't think it does, but its a bit more "not sure"
I don't think I paid close enough attention to it at the time. I don't seem to remember having lots of D at the time of my abscesses. But I mostly always have soft stools.