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I would not start antibiotics as long as no fever and csf clear
But would stick to acyclovir

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Faisal

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> On May 25, 2017, at 12:20 AM, Daniel Thimann <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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> If you suspect it I would treat it. You could also culture the vesicles
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> On Wed, May 24, 2017 at 1:12 PM, Peace <
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>> Hello everyone,
>> 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
>> cultures.
>> In terms of antibiotics will you give IV acyclovir only or a combo that
>> includes ampicillin and cefotaxime.
>> Thanks
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