What Causes Persistent Drainage in Breast After an Implant Has Been Removed Due to MRSA?

MM 4 mo ago. PNU & RB imp rmvd-MRSA. LB red, hard & hear fluid. PS open LB-not infected & closed it. ID Dr got Wnd Vac on RB said MRSA possible. PS rmvd L imp & w/in 24 hrs sepsis. Inf drainage was rmvd. Antib & WV on LB & RB 1 mo. LB recent + MRSA. On Zyvox & lab ok w/no inf. R wnd closed & L wnd open due to drainage. Having a fistulagram Mon. Could LB be cap. contr. & a pocket producing drainage that wasn’t rmvd when imp taken out 7 wks ago? Does it go away on it’s own or have to be surgically removed?

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What Causes Persistent Drainage in Breast After an Implant Has Been Removed Due to MRSA?

 

What Causes Persistent Drainage in Breast After an Implant Has Been Removed Due to MRSA?

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