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Bridgewater, NJ
A 58-year-old female asked:

Surgical incision positive non mrsa staph. almost healed after 7 weeks. could i still have infection if site heals? dr ordering mri w & w/contrast

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Dr. Carlo Contreras
A Verified Doctoranswered
Surgical Oncology 19 years experience
Unlikely: If the incision is healing well, odds are that the infection has been adequately treated. If you had mesh implanted as part of the incision repair, then this might be the reason to look into a CT scan or MRI.
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