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Scant growth of staph - on bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds for 3 days now. How quickly will rash heal around buttocks? Does not look much better- do I need to call dr?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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Occasionally peri-anal lesions are from group a strep, the same germ for strep throat.
The quick test can confirm this.If so, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) will not get rid of it.

In brief: During office hours

Occasionally peri-anal lesions are from group a strep, the same germ for strep throat.
The quick test can confirm this.If so, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) will not get rid of it.
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