A 57-year-old member asked:
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protocol for treating post surgical staph infection?

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Dr. Mary Efremov
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: The type of staph based on antibiotic sensitivity os what determines the best drug.
Answered on Apr 3, 2013
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Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Local Anbx: Need local anbx - i like hydrofera blue dsg for postsurgical sites works better.
Answered on Nov 26, 2013
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