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DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.
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I have a sore on penis

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I have a sore on penis
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Hello
Why are you on doxycicline?
What is your question?
Do you have a picture you can attach?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I do
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
That needs immediate exam.
It looks like a staph infection, which can spread.....Go to any urgent care.
It can be MRSA.
OK, so that is an initial answer….
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
doxycycline do not work for this
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Not if it is MRSA, in which case you need a prescription cream called mupiricin.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Ok I have to see my dr I have some econazole cream will that work or I need mupiricin
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
No that is completely the wrong cream.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Ok Thanks
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Any time
Any questions.
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