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Posted by: Chandré  | 2011/01/16

Sandworm treatment

My 21 year old brother has been complaining of a painfull shoulda and armpit,3months ago a cyst eruption occured.its now 2 gaping holes in his armpit.er doctor says its sandworm.gave him antibiotics,is there something else we could use to help with the healing of the sandworm infection?

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Hallo Chandre
It does not sound to me like a sandworm infection (see http://dermnetnz.org/arthropods/larva-migrans.html) and I wonder if he should not see a dermatologist for a second opinion on this?
dr Bets

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2011/01/17

Hallo Chandre
It does not sound to me like a sandworm infection (see http://dermnetnz.org/arthropods/larva-migrans.html) and I wonder if he should not see a dermatologist for a second opinion on this?
dr Bets

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