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Co-trimoxazole is useful in community acquired MRSA cellulitis

BMJ 2012; 345 doi: (Published 04 September 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e5879
  1. Prasanta Basak, attending physician1
  1. 1Department of Medicine, Sound Shore Medical Center of Westchester, New York, 16 Guion Place, New Rochelle, NY 10802, USA
  1. pbasak{at}

Phoenix and colleagues confirm that doxycycline, minocycline, and clindamycin are effective drugs in treating community acquired meticillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) cellulitis,1 but co-trimoxazole …

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