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Purulent discharge: Purulent discharge is discharge that contains pus. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Purulent discharge, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Purulent discharge:
Immune system symptoms (465 causes)
Symptoms related to Purulent discharge:
Pyogenic bacterial conjunctivitis, Purulent Labyrinthitis, Parotitis, Acute, Sialadenitis, Stomatitis (62 causes), Gangrenous, Parotid abscess, Parotid duct obstruction, Sialolithiasis, Stenson's duct/blockage
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