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Pekin, IL
A 22-year-old female asked:

What antibiotic is used for cellulitis?

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Dr. Vitaliy Krol
Infectious Disease 20 years experience
Cellulitis: Uncomplicated cellulitis is most commonly caused by strep bacteria and usually can be treated with any penicillin group of antibiotics. More complicated forms of cellulitis with possible abscess require drainage of an abscess and antibiotics based on culture results.

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