If you suspect it I would treat it. You could also culture the vesicles
On Wed, May 24, 2017 at 1:12 PM, Peace <
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> Quick question please!
> A week old baby in the ER with vesicles in the mouth and vomiting. No
> fever/hypothermia, well appearing, normal vitals and no prenatal/perinatal
> infections or lesions.
> Normal CBC, CMP, initial csf analysis and UA. Pending HSV panel, CSF and
> In terms of antibiotics will you give IV acyclovir only or a combo that
> includes ampicillin and cefotaxime.
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