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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monib Zirvi
20 years experience Dermatology
Precautions: Wash all contaminated clothing with hot water. Use an antibacterial soap for washing especially after exercise (unless you are prone to eczema). Use b ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Finish treatment: Once antibiotics have been started, there is substantial evidence that the infection is no longer contagious; but just to be sure, it's best to wait u ... Read More
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Dr. Claude Parola
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Daycare MRSA: If the child has no open wound or boils and was treated successfully by his/her physician, she/he can return to the daycare with no problem. Hand wash ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Can't hide that long: We now find MRSA in > 60 % of outpatient abscesses so it is not as uncommon as some might think. A bacterial infection from 8 years ago is not going t ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
One could get : Another MRSA infection, but I do not believe it is the original infection coming back.....That one should of been killed and ended back then. If there ... Read More
Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience Podiatry
Yes: More than likely she has another infection.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
30 years experience Dermatology
MRSA not a Dz: Mrsa is not a disease, but rather a type of bacterium. You can acquire it while being sick in a hospital, which is not good, or after cutting yourself ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Fraser
14 years experience Hospital-based practice
Difficult to say.: CRPS is a chronic pain condition most often affecting one of the limbs (arms, legs, hands, or feet), usually after an injury or trauma to that limb. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
MRSA: Pain, redness, abscess, fever. That is the best i can do without knowing where your MRSA infection was at, how treatment went and what medications you ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kyle
Specializes in General Practice
MRSA Recurrances: MRSA tends to frequently reoccur, even with adequate treatment. There are Carriers who have the bacteria, usually carried in the nose, without any sy ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Really hard.: People have certain germs on their skin and which ones are very hard to change. BUT 100% of people have staph on their skin. 10% have staph that can g ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hirsch
31 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes you can : We are all colonized with bacteria on us and in us. After having a MRSA infection, it is probably one of your colonizers. So, it could be the cause of ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ayman Jabr
29 years experience Family Medicine
Infection md: Theiare new medication. And need to see infection disease consultant to give new trial of the new IV antibiotic
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