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© Dee Berg
Medical History: Colen cancer
Duration of the wound before honey treatment: 6months
Previous treatment: Hydrofiber dressing with silver and oral antibiotics (ciprofloxacin)
Symptoms and other findings: Pain, high exudate levels, and a strong odor. Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Klebsiella and Enterokokker
Honey treatment plan: Manuka honey was placed on a hydrofiber dressing and laid upon the wound. Then covered with a secondary dressing.
Daily dressing changes.
Outcome: Pain and exudates improved immediately.
After 3 weeks, the bacteria swab was negativ for Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Klebsiella an Enterokokker