• Question: what would you suggest as recommended treatment for perianal abscess please? - seems to be quite a common scenario.

    Asked by ka10tyb to Thamarai, Rose, Paul, Michael, Martin, , , Jeroen, Elizabeth, Cliodna, Chris, Andrew, Alastair, Adam on 24 Nov 2015.
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      Elizabeth Beech answered on 24 Nov 2015:


      Hello – This is a great question and I would also like an answer! We have just audited all GP antibiotic prescribing for SSTI and this came up a lot, and the antibiotic prescribed was co-amoxiclav. So I have on my To Do list to find out what the evidence or expert clinical guidance is. Any of the other experts know more? Elizabeth

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