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Can you get mrsa from drinking after someone

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ray Tidman
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Surface contact: Is not a kidney disease , it is a difficult to treat , and can be picked up by a healthy person who touches a contaminated surface. ANY new rash by an... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Low risk: Possibly this could happen, but unlikely. Staph is spread primarily by direct skin to skin contact.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Low risk, no worries: Staph, whether MRSA or non-MRSA types, can be transmitted between people, but mostly by direct personal contact, not through food. Anyway, for every p... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarab Alfata
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Yes: With appropriate antibiotic treatment.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Booth Wainscoat
Infectious Disease 21 years experience
Yes: There are several reasons why MRSA infections of the skin return. Chronic skin conditions such as eczema & psoriasis may promote repeat MRSA infection... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine 52 years experience
Few reasons: Mrsa(methicillin resistant sa)pneumonia has increased dramatically in last two decades.Frequent and prolonged ventilatory support of an aging, often c... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Gentry
Gastroenterology 20 years experience
From skin: Mrsa is a type of staff aureus bacteria that is resistant to the penicillin type antibiotics. Staff aureus lives on everyone and usually just hangs o... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
MRSA: You need to have your nasopharynx (nose and back of throat) and skin cultured for mrsa. If you are still a carrier then piercings are not a great ide... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
No: Not if the pool is adequately chlorinated.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
Wound care 19 years experience
With skin contact: Mrsa is passed by contact and if you touched them it is possible to spread the bacteria.

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