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What is the treatment for mediastinitis?

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Dr. Lyall Gorenstein
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Antibiotics & drain

Usually requires a combination of surgery to drain the infection, and reapir the primary cause in association with antibiotics.

In brief: Antibiotics & drain

Usually requires a combination of surgery to drain the infection, and reapir the primary cause in association with antibiotics.
Dr. Lyall Gorenstein
Dr. Lyall Gorenstein
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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: High mortality

Iv antibiotics and drainage.
Correct source of soilage by diversion, nutritionally support. Prevention is the cornerstone of therapy.

In brief: High mortality

Iv antibiotics and drainage.
Correct source of soilage by diversion, nutritionally support. Prevention is the cornerstone of therapy.
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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