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Why so many days for skin infection to heal for my dad.On antib & putting bactroban (mupirocin).What infection which looks like rash and some fluid.He has sugar?

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Complications

By sugar I guess you meant diabetes which makes one more prone to get infections.
You need to contact his doctor to find out if a systemic antibiotic may be needed. At times, an infectious disease consult may be required if the infection remains uncontrolled.

In brief: Complications

By sugar I guess you meant diabetes which makes one more prone to get infections.
You need to contact his doctor to find out if a systemic antibiotic may be needed. At times, an infectious disease consult may be required if the infection remains uncontrolled.
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