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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It depends: There are bacteria that are resistant to certain antibiotics and are not effective. Your doctor needs to consider what antibiotics have been used in t ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jose Prieto-hernandez
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
Probably not: The antigen will be detected even if the organism is dead. Azithromycin and Doxycycline are used to treat these infections commonly!
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
16 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Depends: Antibiotic treatment varies greatly depending on the disease being treated and the antibiotic of choice. Treatments can vary from one day (ie z-max fo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
43 years experience in Endodontics
Depends: Different spiders cause different reactions. For less toxic spider bite, which are the most common, it usually takes 7-10 days. To decrease pain and ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends on why: Medicine is an art, with lots of subtleties. Millions of people start a course of antibiotics to treat infections, pretty much happens every day. Seld ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Motola
39 years experience in Dentistry
Not necessarily : It depends on the type of infection. It would not necessarily be clear.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
18 years experience in Urgent Care
Yes: 35 year old gentleman s/p 2 week treatment for diverticular disease now with unknown symptoms recurring. You should contact your treating physician im ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yeast infection: Antibiotic treatment increases the possibility of certain fungal infections, especially oral or genital yeast (thrush). However, such problems someti ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Carroll
24 years experience in Family Medicine
Recur: Pilondial cysts have a tendency to recur, unfortunately. The cyst wall stays behind, even with rupture and antibiotic treatment, and the cyst can rea ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Dretler
42 years experience in Infectious Disease
Peniciilin: Penicillin is the drug of choice for bacterial tonsillitis, Clindamycin is reasonable for penicillin allergic. Of course viral tonsillitis, which is m ... Read More
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