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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
MRSA: Methicillin-resistant staph aureus, a rightly-feared microbe.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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MRSA?: are you referring to methicillin resistant staph aureus? This is a severe and resistant bacterial infection which usually requires at least 2 differen ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Regular eye exam: I am guessing that you have lost vision due to some disease or inherited problem of your eyes. Some therapy can help prevent further loss in these ci ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Krulak
23 years experience Family Medicine
Assuming MRSA: MRSA is a bacteria that generally requires physical transfer from one person to another. This can be done through an intermediate innanimate object. ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
Ask provider: Discuss this issue and any other pros and cons of the procedure. Ask what to expect, alternatives, etc. Perhaps you can wait and just eat moderately w ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
45 years experience Internal Medicine
MRSA: Is this what you mean? It is an infection with a bacteria that is resistant to certain antibiotics. It can be community or hospital acquired. It stand ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Dorsey
36 years experience Wound care
Not much: Cellulitis is caused by multiple different bacteria. Mrsa is the most common bacteria causing cellulitis.
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Miriam Sivkin
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Universal precaution: To prevent the spread of MRSA universal precautions should be used. Immunocompromised individuals are at greater risk of acquiring community acquired ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
38 years experience Radiology
I assume you mean: Mrsa not mercer the answer is yu shold not have surgery whil you have active MRSA - but consult an infectious disease person.
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