Author | Amrita Nayak, MD

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Photoclinic: MRSA Skin Abscess and Osteomyelitis

January 01, 2006

This lesion on the chest of a 6-week-old infant had developed over 2 days (A). It began as a small mass just below the right nipple. Initially, there was no tenderness or erythema; within 2 days, the lesion had begun to drain green-yellow and then white purulent exudate.