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Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
Yes: Yes you can.

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
A bacteria: Staph aureus is a common skin bacteria. Some strains are resistant to penicillin type antibiotics. The lab uses methicillin to test staph bacteria f ... Read More
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
MRSA: Mrsa or methicillin resistant staph is a bacteria that is not amenable to usual antibiotics and also they are more virulent than usual staphylococcus.
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
See below: Staphylococcus are a genus of bacteria usually divided into coagulase negative and positive. The coag positive staph are staph aureus which cause many ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
MRSA: Extremely.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it can be: It can be deadly if not treated properly and it spreads in the blood stream and in immunocompromised patients as well.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
What it says: Mrsa is exactly what it says it is: a strain of staph. Aureus that is resistant to the antibiotic methicillin. The reason this is such a big deal is t ... Read More
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Dr. John Leander Po
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes BUT...: 1. It is for topical use only; it cannot be used to treat blood infections. It is too toxic for consumption. 2. It can only treat small, superficial i ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
MRSA: This depends upon where the infection is located and its sensitivity to specific antibiotics and the length of time that will be necessary to treat th ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Staph aureus: You do not say what type of infection you have or how you know it is staphylococcal. You need to see a doctor.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Streptomyces: Streptomyces aureofaciens is in the Streptomyces species of bacteria. It is using in making tetracycline antibiotics

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