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I was wondering if there are any symbiotic fugal/bacterial

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(lichin, or commensurate symbiosis) skin...
I was wondering if there are any symbiotic fugal/bacterial (lichin, or commensurate symbiosis) skin diseases.
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Customer: I am trying to figure out if it is possible, as treating with Cephalexin, or fluconazole independently will not fully eradicate the follicular seborrheic dermatitis.
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Dermatologist: Dr Uzair, Doctor replied 1 year ago
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Hi and thanks for the query.

Yes, fungal infections can often get super infection with bacterial infections and this usually happens in long standing fungal infection in which scratching and abrasions are the norm.

In such a scenario, antibiotics as well as antifungals are given simultaneously and this can be done either both drugs given orally or a topical antibacterial for the bacterial infection or vice versa.

Let me know if you have further queries or concerns about this.

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Hello

Welcome and Thank you for your query posted.

My name is***** and being a Skin, Hair and Nail specialist I would be able to provide you with an appropriate solution to your concern.

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Hello

Please do let me know if you still have your concern. I am awaiting a message from you .

I would be happy to help you

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