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Has everyone had a carbuncle?

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Dr. Morris Westfried answered

Specializes in Dermatology

It is common but only a few percent of the population is prone to skin infections that require to drained. Certain individuals are colonized by MRSA and experience repeat infections .Isolated lesions are drained, multiple lesions require antibiotics and preventive measures such as vitamin c and skin cleansers.

Answered Jun 10, 2014

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