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can you get a staph infection from a popped pimple?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Staph: Staph and other bacteria frequently take advantage of a disruption in skin integrity (a scratch , sore or puncture) and cause infection.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020

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