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Brain Abscess

Created: 4/7/2007
Updated: 4/7/2007
 

BRAIN ABSCESS

                    

Recommended First Line - Vancomycin



Common pathogens             Appropriate Antibiotics



MRSA                                        Vancomycin, Linezolid

Streptococci                               Penicillin, 3G Ceph

Haemophillus                              3rd Gen Cephalosporins

Pseudomonas                             Ceftazidime + Gent



Remember to consider the possibility of endocarditis,
Staphylococci and fungi


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