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Treatment for infected nose cartilage

What would be the correct antibiotic for an infection in the nose cartilage and any other painkillers. How long should it last?
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Generally they should be treating for Staphylococcus aureus, although a culture may indicate something else.  With that in mind, there are a variety of "correct" choices, not just one.  Treatment should be between 7 and 14 days, generally.  Pain killer prescription is a case-by-case thing, prescription strength is not usually required.
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