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Ceftazidime treatment for pseudomonas aeruginosa infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
User :   hi my husband has pseudomonas aeruginosa in a wound after surgery for archillis tendon its now 4 wks and still infected what will happen ?
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
is your husband on some antibiotics for the same?
User :   he had to have a flap cut from his thigh to replace wound area
User :   yes hes on ciproflaxin i think
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Doctor :  
since how long he is taking this medication? when was the culture done?
User :   1 wk ago
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
Ciprofloxacin should do good for the wound
User :   what if it doesnt get rid of it ?
Doctor :  
if ciprofloxacin is not taking care, then he will be put on third generation cephalosporins
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