inflammation

Nasal Vestibulitis & S aureus Nasal Colonization

Treatment of Nasal Vestibulitis & S aureus Nasal Colonization

Inflammation of the nasal vestibule may result from folliculitis of the hairs that line this orifice and is usually the result of nasal manipulation or hair trimming.
Systemic antibiotics effective against S aureus (such as dicloxacillin, 250 mg orally four times daily for 7–10 days) are indicated.