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Mild Folliculitis treatment topicalclindamycin, erythromycin, mupirocin, benzoyl peroxide
moderate folliculitis empiric:bactrim, doxycycline
moderate folliculitis MSSAdicloxacillin, cephalexin
moderate folliculitis MRSAbactrim
severe folliculitis empiric:vanco, dapto, linezolid, telavancin, ceftoraline
severe folliculitis MSSAnafcillin, cefazolin, clindamycin
severe folliculitis MRSA vanco, dapto, linezolid, telavancin, ceftoraline
cellulitis mildpenicillin vk, cephalexin, dicloxacillin, clindamycin
cellulitis moderatepenicillin 2-4 million units, ceftriaxone, cefazolin, clindamycin
cellulitis severevanco + pip/tazo
impetigo topicalmupirocin bid, retapamulin bid
impetigo oral MSSAdicloxacillin, cephalexin, clindamycin, augmentin
impetigo oral MRSAbactrim, doxycycline, clindamycin
lymphangitispenicillin g 2-3 days followed by penicillin vk for 10 days
necrotizing fascitis strepclindamycin + penicillin 2-4 million units
necrotizing fascitis polymicrobialagents effective against aerobes, including MRSA
clostridial gas gangrene and myonecrosisclindamycin plus penacillin 2-4 million
dog and cat biteaugmentin
human biteaugmentin, ertapenem
decubitus ulcers gram+/MRSAvanco, linezolid, dapto
decubitus ulcers gram negcephalosporin, fluoroquinolone (pip/tazo, carbapenem)
decubitus ulcers anaerobe metronidazole, clindamycin (pip/tazo, carbapenem)
osteomyelitis MSSAfirst line: nafcillin or oxacillin, cefazolin alternative: vanco, dapto, clindamycin
osteomyelitis MRSAfirst line: vanco alternative: dapto, linezolid
osteomyelitis streptofirst line: penicillin G, ampicillin, may add aminoglyco. alternative: vanco
osteomyelitis gram negfirst line: cipro, levi, ceftriaxone alternative: ceftazidime, cefepime
infectious arthritis nongonococcalsimilar to osteomyelitis for 2 weeks
infectious arthritis gonococcalceftriaxone for 7-10 days
prosthetic joint infection MSSA first linenafcillin or oxacillin, cefazolin
prosthetic joint infection MSSA alternativevanco, dapto, linezolid
prosthetic joint infection MRSA first linevanco
prosthetic joint infection MRSA alternative dapto, linezolid
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