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Depends on stage: The clinical course of pyomyositis is variable. Although early-stage pyomyositis can be treated with antibiotics alone, most patients present with intermediate or advanced disease and, therefore, require both antibiotics and surgical drainage for definitive management. ...Read more
See below : Usually this requires emergent surgical intervention with a incision and drainage of abscess and debridement of any nonviable muscle and intravenous antibiotics . The course of antibiotics (choice and duration will depend upon what type of underlying bacterial infection is present. If this is your problem you need to seek medical attention emergently good luck thank you. ...Read more
I have chronic non-specific inflammation in duodenum.My Doctor says it's IBS. But I think it could be TROPICAL SPRUE as I am INDIAN.Way to confirm???
I am suffering from TROPICAL SPRUE but my doc tretas me with folic acid only, no tetracycline. So is it alone capable of treating it or not??
Not sure.: Once diagnosed, tropical sprue can be treated by a course of the antibiotic tetracycline or Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim (Co-trimoxazole) for 3 to 6 months, as well as supplementation of vitamins B12 and folic acid.if you are concerned as to why he is not giving you antibiotics ask him. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Went 2 infectious disease doc for pathogen testing specific 2 south korea..He had no clue. What kind of doc should I see, tropical disease doc?
More Info needed: Perhaps we could help you if you told us what your symptoms are; what you worry about; and why you feel something is wrong. Korea is a very safe place to visit and there is little of any concern medically to anyone from there or who has visited there. ...Read more
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