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Nasal irrigation: The fungus in the culture may indicate fungal overgrowth from antibiotic treatment and nasal steroids. I would stop these for now and do some nasal sa ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Don't worry: Mrsa isn't leprosy or tuberculosis or hov, and many people harbor the microbe without becoming sick. The most important thing for you to continue to d ... Read More
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Dr. Martin Raff
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MRSA: This organism is transferred to others hand to nose to hand to nose and not casually through the air.
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Dr. Luciann Hruza
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MRSA: One bout of MRSA is nothing to worry about. Your immune system was compromised at that time. Mrsa is everywhere! you may come in contact with it on ... Read More
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
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Yikes!: Oral vancomycin is not absorbed from the GI tract . It cannot get to the infected sinus.
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Dr. Bernstein Joel
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Sulfa drugs: Mrsa means methicillin resistant staph. Aureus. Many infectious disease specialists become very concerned about this. The bacterium simply is resist ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Uyeda
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Not very: As long as you are on antibiotics and wash your hands after irrigations, those around you should be safe. Stay away from newborns, extremely aged, an ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Colonization: Many of us have staph, and some have mrsa, present in our nose, groin and skin without any invasion of tissue or infection. Colonization does not have ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Dorsey
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Depends: If the infection is treated early on and with the appropriate antibiotics your chances of dying is low. However, MRSA infections are serious infection ... Read More
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Dr. Shaym Puppala
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Preventive measures: People w meds or health problems affecting immunity can take measures to reduce infections(CHECK W DOC 1st!)MRSA can be carried in the nose;if testing ... Read More
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