A 41-year-old female asked:
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Are there other resistant bacteria (Other than MRSA) that could could cause a deep, persistent cellulitis (being in my 5th week of 4 antibiotics)? The wounds are open & 2 drain very thick gray pus. Dead tissue has had to be removed from 3 of them.

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Wrong question: What you really need to know is: what is the precise diagnosis, not the type of bacteria. Is this the best treatment? Is this the best DR. for me? It sounds like you need a second opinion, probably a dermatologist.
Answered on Feb 1, 2017

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