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bacterial infection that won t go away

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
White coating: Having been on antibiotics recently makes a yeast coating of the tongue a possibility. It is also caused by enlarged papillae and debris from irritat ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't know where on: Your body the infection is. However if you have an infection that is not improving or is getting worse - seek medical help.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your Gyn: Needs adequate treatment, vulvar/perineal precautions.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
10 days: If it is treated with the correct antibiotic it should resolve within 10 days. There coul be redness that persists. If however if this is untreated or ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need diagnosis: The first step is to confirm the diagnosis. If you are referring to bacterial vaginosis this should not be painful. Bacterial infections like PID (pel ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Variable.: Treats the infection right away, but resolution of inflammation depends upon the severity of things to start with. May not see things clear up right ... Read More
A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
35 years experience Pediatrics
It depends on which.: Symptoms depend not only on which bacterial infection it is, but also on where it is and on the age and immune function of the patient.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
33 years experience Child Psychiatry
Could be any: lexotanil is the brand name for Bromazepam which is a benzodiazepine which is normally used to treat anxiety
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Switching soaps: Don't see why it would be a problem to change back now.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
What type?: There is very little information here. What types of infections? Other medical issues? You could either re-ask & clarify or discuss with your physicia ... Read More

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