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Finger Infection (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Kevin Aston, DO, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital Medical Center.

Coauthor(s): Michael Doyle, DO, Program Director, Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital, Michigan State University.

Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR

REFERENCE: MedscapeReference.com. Felon.

Previous contributing editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; James S Cohen, MD, Consulting Staff, James Cohen, PC.


Last Editorial Review: 12/20/2011

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