Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Cellulitis?

Michael Stuart Bronze, MD

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November 30, 2015

Skin infection without underlying drainage, penetrating trauma, eschar, or abscess is most likely caused by streptococci; on the other hand, S aureus, often community-acquired methicillin-resistant S aureus (CA-MRSA), is the most likely pathogen when these factors are present.

For more on the presentation of cellulitis, read here.

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