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is it possible to get a mrsa staph infection in your inner vagina lip from a cut u got shaving especially since have had reaccurring mrsa for 6 years

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katharine Garnier
32 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You can get MRSA anywhere the skin gets broken, and many people have been colonized with MRSA so they get recurrent infections. If you have had that, ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
There may be an: ...association between the MRSA and the recurrent infection in the vaginal hairs (folliculitis). If you're being treated appropriately with the antib ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Infectious diseaseMD: Is it cultured MRSA or regular staph. You should speak to an infectious disease md for treatment. Do you scratch yourself? Itch? Possibly at night? Yo ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Some basics: MRSA in not the plague or rare or as bad as many make it out to be. It can be found as the cause of most simple abscesses or pustules seen by doctors ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Manoj Shah
50 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Diagnosisi: First one has to make a correct diagnosis, by taking a culture from the vagina or surrounding skin area where one has a boil. It is still a very uncom ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience Wound care
MRSA: Mrsa is a form of staphylococcus bacteria that is resistant to a specific group of antibiotics. It is prevalent in all settings, not only the nursing ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Real infection?: Many people have MRSA living on their skin without causing any problems or ever invading. There are a variety of different MRSA strains, and it's a ba ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
MRSA: Many, but not all humans carry staph aureus in their nasopharynx and on their skin. All have the organism in their GI tract. You can become contamin ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. William Constad
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Can be: General contact is not enough, but if secretions from that eye are transferred to another person they can get an infection. Understand that styles are ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes/see below: You can become a staph carrier from direct contact with a staph carrier or their nasal secretiions(mrsa or mssa). If you become a staph carrier you w ... Read More

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