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Have sinus infection took augmetin 10 days & steroid nasal spray then sinus started to smell bad, got refil augmetin 10 more days sinus still smell bad?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Time to culture

Including bacterial and fungal cultures.
Empiric antibiotics are over used, and not all sinusitis starts with microbes, but when antimicrobials are used, the resistant strains find a happy home with no competition for food and neighborhood.

In brief: Time to culture

Including bacterial and fungal cultures.
Empiric antibiotics are over used, and not all sinusitis starts with microbes, but when antimicrobials are used, the resistant strains find a happy home with no competition for food and neighborhood.
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Consider a CT scan of the sinuses
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