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staph infection in urine culture

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Skin contmaination: Coag negative staph on urine culture is not of pathological significance.
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A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. Infections caused by staphylococcus aureus bacteria can be infectious.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
FollowDoctor'sAdvice: Continue to take septra and if still painful follow up with your urologist.We can not secong guess your urologist who examined you
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: unless you are allergic to septra. Can be inflammation in other parts of the scrotal sac around the testicle, as the epididymis, which doesn't show on ... Read More
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Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
It sounds like: you and your Urologist did not come to the meeting of the minds of mutual understanding! I agree..from your report there doesn't seem to be an indicat ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Immediately: Uti is caused by bacteria multiplying in the urine. Thus bladder urine will be full of bacteria once you have a uti.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See urologist: Need to see urologist to find out the cause for the incomplete bladder emptying.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janak Acharya
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
Could be ok: Staph can be a contaminant...If you're feeling better its probably working. If you feel worse see your doctor for a repeat culture.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
May be none: If you can bend your knee without pain, the likelihood is that the joint was not affected. It would help to lose weight, not easy. For good health - H ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
Staphylococcus is a: bacterium that can cause variety of infxns—skin, lungs, wounds, blood, etc. I suspect itching comes from alprim (sulfa-based antibiotics often cause i ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
14 years experience Infectious Disease
Symptoms clear: You will know when the original symptoms are clear and you finish your antibiotic course. What exactly to look for depends on the source and location ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
45 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: If you think you have an infection, you need to see a doctor.

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