Abstract. Auricular perichondritis is an uncommon complication following surgery of the external ear. Pseudomonas aeruginosa is the most commonly associated pathogen. Presented is a patient with auricular perichondritis successfully treated with norfloxacin, a newly available, orally administered antibiotic with antipseudomonal activity. 1988 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Inc.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||The Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology|
|State||Published - Apr 1988|
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