Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Skin Infection Sporotrichosis Treatment

Treatment for a Sporothrix infection includes oral antifungal medications. Rarely, surgery may be required to treat sporothrix infections that spread to the bone.

Treatment for a Sporothrix infection includes:

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Last Updated: Jan 5, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Skin Infection Sporotrichosis References
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