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does mrsa cause infertility

A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Breen
8 years experience General Practice
Yes it can be: Mrsa can be deadly if you have a serious infection because it is resistant to most antibiotics. It becomes deadly when the infection spreads througho ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wesley Marquart
17 years experience General Surgery
No: Lymphedema is the result of damage to lymphatic channels. Mrsa can cause cellulitis, which is an infection of the skin. The swelling associated with c ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
MRSA: MRSA is not good and needs antibiotic treatment. VAncomycin is the best. PLease see your doctor.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes and No: Many people are "carriers" for MRSA and never develop symptoms. However, you are at risk for developing a serious infection with cuts, trauma, etc. Ge ... Read More
A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
MRSA unlikely: The infection on your butt is not likely to be MRSA, though it does not preclude you from being a MRSA carrier. If the lesion is not causing symptoms, ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Common: Usually cellulitis is due predominantly to strep, but staph may also be involved. Mrsa is more prone to produce "boils" and can be persistent and rec ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Mrsa: Bacterial infection by resistant strain of staphylococcus aureus. Starts with small red bumps on skin, fever & rash. Later it can progress into absces ... Read More
A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
With Sepsis: This article discusses that issue: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pmc/articles/pmc3084641/. It is by mayo clinic & looks at people who become septic wi ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it can be: but MRSA hangs out/lives on your skin and you cannot eradicate that. From there it could get back into your urine and cause infection, or it may not ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Consult: I would recommend referral to infection diseases doctor and allergist to check for IgE or non IgE mediated allergy to the antibiotics.

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