Staph infection on Top of left foot.

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Your doctor would recommend antibiotics to treat this, such as mupirocin.

Treatment of a staph infection may include:


Antibiotics commonly prescribed to treat staph infections include certain cephalosporins, nafcillin or related antibiotics, sulfa drugs, or vancomycin.

Wound drainage

If you have a skin infection, your doctor will likely make an incision into the sore to drain fluid that has collected there.

Device removal

If your infection involves a device or prosthetic, prompt removal of the device is needed. Removal might require surgery sometimes.

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Usually staph infection on the feet looks like acne pimples. Here below are some pictures that you can refer to:

And if it is on the calf, it may be like this below:

By the way, treatment for it is usually performed like this: