Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Bacterial Skin Infection Erysipelas Outlook

What to expect with erysipelas:

  • With early treatment, most cases resolve in 7 to 10 days.

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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Bacterial Skin Infection Erysipelas References
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