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After how long visiting in a hospital should you get tested for mrsa?

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Dr. Claude Parola
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Not necessarily: You do not have to be tested for MRSA simply because you visited a hospital.
Dr. Lauren Romeo
Wound Care 19 years experience
No need to.: Just because you've been to a hospital or other health care facility doesn't mean you'll be infected with mrsa.

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