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Is mupirocin ointment effective by itself to treat an infected cartilage piercing?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Possibly, but seldom

If this organism is staph aureus this may be somewhat effective, but if you do not begin to clear up rapidly would seek further advice.

In brief: Possibly, but seldom

If this organism is staph aureus this may be somewhat effective, but if you do not begin to clear up rapidly would seek further advice.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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