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A 46-year-old female asked:

I just got word that i have a +4 staph inf and started on bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim). i have been sick for 2 wks. is my family and coworkers be tested?

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Family Medicine 48 years experience
MRSA: Only if symptomatic and only if your cultures were positive for methicillin resistant staph aureus.

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