Treatment

Analgesics and antipyretics should be administered as indicated. Broad-spectrum antibiotic therapy, ensuring coverage of staphylococcal and streptococcal species, is indicated. When possible, all foreign bodies and appliances should be removed. Initially recommended antibiotics are amoxicillin/clavulanate or ampicillin/sulbactam. Alternatives include vancomycin plus aztreonam.2 If cellulitis is secondary to underlying abscess or osteomyelitis, diagnostic evaluation and treatment for the underlying source is necessary.

Cure Your Yeast Infection For Good

Cure Your Yeast Infection For Good

The term vaginitis is one that is applied to any inflammation or infection of the vagina, and there are many different conditions that are categorized together under this ‘broad’ heading, including bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis and non-infectious vaginitis.

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment