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One of my patients has staph sp do i need to treat with

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one of my patients has staph sp do i need to treat with antibiotics
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: he put me on bactrim
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: having surgery in 10 days it was a nasal swab
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Muneeb Ali replied 12 months ago.

Hi,

Can i ask does the patient have any symptoms like fever etc? What surgery is the patient having in 10 days? Any other medical conditions or medications the patient may be on