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Tattoo staph infection symptoms

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Zimmerman
Dermatology 20 years experience
Mostly red with pain: Symptoms of any infection, whether it is staph or otherwise, usually include swelling, redness, and pain. Staph infections often also have a honey-co... Read More
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
Many: Crusting, pain, redness, purulent drainage.
A female asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
Podiatry 43 years experience
I : I think you may be right. Go see a doctor. Topical antibiotics have a limited use, especially when treating mrsa. You have to remember that antibio... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Probably not: There is no "natural remedy" likely to help. If the infection is superficial, just keeping it clean and dry may be sufficient. In that case, a natural... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Hoanswered
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Redness: Mild staph infections would be skin/soft tissue ones, which may manifest as just redness and swelling at a site. Treatment would be to drain abscesse... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sometimes none: Both of these bacteria can normally exist in the vagina. Usually symptoms don't occur un less the bacteria overgrows. At that point symptoms may inclu... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mike Bowman
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 20 years experience
Pain/redness: The signs of any bacterial infection are: redness, swelling, pain, heat. In medical school most of us learned the latin: rubor, tumor, dolor and calo... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Turck
Pharmacology 18 years experience
Possible: While a person can develop a Staphylococcus (Staph) infection through personal contact, object sharing, or eating of improperly handled or prepared fo... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Mrsa, a type of stap: Mrsa is a type of staph that is drug resistant. Staph/mrsa can cause a variety of things. Commonly, skin infections/boils. They can get into the blo... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
Allergy and Immunology 45 years experience
Maybe: In a 2007 turkish study of patients with chronic hives compared to subjects without hives staphylococcus was cultured more frequently from the noses o... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
Burning,urgency,freq: Dysuria or burning on urination... The need to urinate urgently, urgency... The need to urinate frequently, frequency are the most common signs of a u... Read More
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