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Treatment for carbuncle on inner thigh - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   I wondered if you could tell me I belive of have an antibiotic resistant carbuncle on my inner thigh. Am I able to have surgical excision?
Doctor :   resistance to which antibiotic?
User :   hmm I am not sure I have been presribed so many - each time the doctor gives me a stronger one. I have also a history of an ED visit (? celluitis)
Doctor :   surgical wound debridment is done in case of carbuncle
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