Infectious Disease

Cellulitis and Erysipelas

Cellulitis is a skin infection that involves the deeper dermis and subcutaneous fat. Erysipelas are more superficial infections that affect the dermis and upper subcutaneous tissues. Most common pathogens are […]

Community Acquired Pneumonia

Pneumonia is an infection of the lower respiratory airway/lung parenchyma by community acquired bacteria. Most common agents: Typical CAP: Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae and Moraxella catarrhalis. Atypical CAP: Mycoplasma, Legionella, […]