Recurrent primary abscesses in the hand: consider panton-valentine leukocidin-positive Staphylococcus aureus

J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2015 Mar;40(3):314-5. doi: 10.1177/1753193413480316. Epub 2013 Mar 5.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use
  • Bacterial Toxins / metabolism*
  • Cellulitis / microbiology
  • Clindamycin / therapeutic use
  • Exotoxins / metabolism*
  • Female
  • Hand / microbiology*
  • Humans
  • Leukocidins / metabolism*
  • Recurrence
  • Staphylococcal Infections / metabolism*
  • Staphylococcus aureus / metabolism*
  • Young Adult

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Bacterial Toxins
  • Exotoxins
  • Leukocidins
  • Panton-Valentine leukocidin
  • Clindamycin