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What are the tests for folliculitis?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Exam and history

Best test is looking at the rash and asking the right questions.
Distribution and preceding activities are the big clues. Sometimes a culture is helpful in selecting an antibiotic if one is deemed necessary.

In brief: Exam and history

Best test is looking at the rash and asking the right questions.
Distribution and preceding activities are the big clues. Sometimes a culture is helpful in selecting an antibiotic if one is deemed necessary.
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