Daniel D. Dressler, MD, MSc, FHM, Section Of
What is the best empiric therapy for community-acquired cellulitis?
July 2, 2009
Case A previously healthy 55-year-old white female presents to the ED with a three-day history of pain and erythema in her right hand. Examination reveals fluctuance as well. She is diagnosed with an abscess with surrounding cellulitis.