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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
See a doctor: Most oral symptoms that people think are yeast in fact have other causes. For example, white coated tongue usually is not yeast; and neither this nor ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Cahill
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Check out CDC: 1st the CDC (center for disease control) has a GREAT website resource for you. Look up CDC MRSA. You could be considered infectious. Soap on your b ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Good idea: It is a good idea to find out if you may be harboring MRSA so that you won't bring the infection to other people. As for disinfected the house, Clorox ... Read More
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Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience Family Medicine
MRSA: as long you don't have active lesions you should be fine. If any active lesions you need to treat before going back to work.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Many people who have MRSA infections are colonized with this bacteria in the nares and in areas of the skin especially in the axillae, groins and peri ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience General Practice
Cleaners: Use cleaners or detergents and disinfectants on surfaces which are likely to contact uncovered or poorly covered infections. Detergent-based cleaners ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aseem Balhara
7 years experience Family Medicine
Complex medical: Having multiple medical issues can be very overwhelming! Please continue to go to your medical and mental health appointments. Try making small change ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Stokes
21 years experience Family Medicine
Location?: MRSA on a lab report depends on where the infection is. If it is a superficial wound it can be treated topically with cleaning. Deeper wounds requir ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
I would think that: If it is mssa and not mrsa, probably will work anyway.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdus Khan
29 years experience Urgent Care
Relax. No for sure. : MRSA is a very common bacteria that lives on the skin of people. Staph aureus is the name of that bacteria and almost all the people have that. It is ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably ISN'T: All people have germs on the skin. People tend to have the same germs always and treatment is not very effective at removing the germs on the skin. Fu ... Read More
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