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Hand infection 

Hand infection
Chapter:
Hand infection
Author(s):

Lisa Leonard

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.006014
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date: 13 December 2019

Common

Typically with common bacteria: Staphylococcus or Streptococcus

Typically in common sites:

Fingertip

Tendon sheath

Deep palmar spaces

Atypical infections such as MRSA becoming more frequent.

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